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Ascent of Switchback Mountain on 2016-09-15

Climber: John Anholm

Others in Party:victoria lord
----Only Party on Mountain
Date:Thursday, September 15, 2016
Ascent Type:Successful Summit Attained
Peak:Switchback Mountain
    Location:USA-Washington
    Elevation:8321 ft / 2536 m

Ascent Trip Report

continued here from Martin Peak
then returned via trail to Boiling Lake
lots of time to hang around camp

Packed up on Friday morning and hiked out. Quite a bit of larches just starting to turn colors.
Lunch at bakery in Twisp.
Vicki drove back to Smokey Point, I got my car, drove home.
Summary Total Data
    Route Conditions:
Maintained Trail, Scramble, Exposed Scramble
    Weather:Pleasant, Calm, Clear
Ascent Part of Trip: Boiling Lake/Sawtooth Ridge (2 nights total away from roads)

Complete Trip Sequence:
OrderPeak/PointDateGain
1Mount Bigelow2016-09-14 
2Cheops2016-09-15 
3Martin Peak2016-09-15 
4Switchback Mountain2016-09-15 



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