Ascent of Black Tusk on 2002-09-22
|Others in Party:||Laura Friedrich|
|Date:||Sunday, September 22, 2002|
|Ascent Type:||Successful Summit Attained|
| Motorized Transport to Trailhead:||4x4 Vehicle|
| Location:||Canada-British Columbia|
| Elevation:||7608 ft / 2318 m|
Ascent Trip ReportFollowing some sport climbing at Nordic Rocks, we headed up the Microwave Towers Rd and then hiked and scrambled up to the top The Tusk; I decided one of the alternate chimneys as a few people were coming down - Laura decided to wait it out for them as the other chimney was a bit "looser"
|Summary Total Data|
| Total Elevation Gain:||2851 ft / 868 m|
| Trailhead:||Microwave Towers Rd 4757 ft / 1449 m|
| Grade/Class:||Class 3-|
| Quality:||2 (on a subjective 1-10 scale)|
| Route Conditions:||Unmaintained Trail, Open Country, Scramble, Exposed Scramble|
| Weather:||Pleasant, Calm, Partly Cloudy|
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