Ascent of Robinson Mountain on 2013-07-14

Climber: Sean Albert

Others in Party:Noel Howe
Date:Sunday, July 14, 2013
Ascent Type:Successful Summit Attained
Peak:Robinson Mountain
    Elevation:8726 ft / 2659 m

Ascent Trip Report

Trying to make the most of the weekend and on a Bulger binge this summer I met Patty, Noel and the dogs in Marblemount after doing the West Ridge of Forbidden. We drove to the Klipchuck campground after Washington Pass to get some sleep. Woke up at 5am and headed the short drive down into Mazama. Started walking up Robinson Creek Trail at 6:30am. Took us 3 hours to get to the tarn around 6700ft. We pumped water and ascended terrible scree to gain the ridge. Traversed the ridge up and over a bunch of sub summits, the dogs did fine on the exposed class 3 section with a little help, down was a little tricky. Made the summit at 12:30pm under perfect conditions and hung out for 45 minutes. Back to the cars at 5:30pm. Didn't see anyone all day. Then on to Mondo for dinner in Marblemount for the second night in a row.
Summary Total Data
    Total Elevation Gain:6166 ft / 1879 m
Ascent Statistics
    Gain on way in:6166 ft / 1879 m
    Route:S.E. Ridge
    Start Trailhead:2560 ft / 780 m
Descent Statistics

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