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Ascent of Winston Ridge on 2017-03-11

Climber: William Chen

Date:Saturday, March 11, 2017
Ascent Type:Successful Summit Attained
Peak:Winston Ridge
    Location:USA-California
    Elevation:7003 ft / 2134 m

Ascent Trip Report

Postholed down the face of Winston Peak to reach a saddle. Made the mistake of taking the use trail with snow on the ground. Ended up slipping and could've been much worse. In winter, go over nearby Peak 6903 instead. The summit was missing a register and had great views.
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Winston Ridge from the south (2017-03-11). Photo by William Chen.
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Summary Total Data
    Quality:7 (on a subjective 1-10 scale)
    Route Conditions:
Maintained Trail, Unmaintained Trail, Snow on Ground
    Gear Used:
Ski Poles



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