Ascent of Mount Shasta on 2005-09-10

Climber: Robert Bortolin

Others in Party:Gerald Anderson
Dave Cowan
Date:Saturday, September 10, 2005
Ascent Type:Unsuccessful - Turned Back
Peak:Mount Shasta
    Elevation:14050 ft / 4282 m

Ascent Trip Report

Altitude issues, fog/cloud cover --> no viz. Team not sure where summit was. Stayed in secure location while others continued on, turns out it was just below the summit.

Hiked from Horse Camp. LONG day.
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View from Horse Camp up Avalanche Gulch (2005-09-11). Photo by Robert Bortolin.
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Summary Total Data
    Route Conditions:
Snow on Ground, Snow Climb
    Gear Used:
Ice Axe, Crampons, Tent Camp

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