Ascent of Mount Daniel-East Peak on 2012-08-18

Climber: Les Zollbrecht

Others in Party:Steven Ladish
Lisa Gladden
Chantel Mote
Sean Chiasson
Joanna Wart
Camille Bascetta
Ryan Robinson
Darin Berning
Date:Saturday, August 18, 2012
Ascent Type:Successful Summit Attained
Peak:Mount Daniel-East Peak
    Elevation:7899 ft / 2407 m

Ascent Trip Report

Hiked Southeast Ridge up to upper snowfield and traversed 1/4 mile across snowfield to summit block. Scrambled up the talus trail to the summit.

Note: A couple of 4th class moves on the ridge (tricky for those scared of heights). Otherwise pretty straight forward.
Summary Total Data
    Total Elevation Gain:4899 ft / 1493 m
    Round-Trip Distance:12 mi / 19.3 km
    Trailhead:Tucquala Meadows  3000 ft / 914 m
    Route Conditions:
Maintained Trail, Unmaintained Trail, Snow on Ground, Exposed Scramble
    Gear Used:
Ice Axe, Tent Camp
    Nights Spent:3 nights away from roads
    Weather:Pleasant, Calm, Clear
handful of raindrops on hike out. Clouds on summit day afternooon.
Ascent Statistics
    Time:3 Days 

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