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Ascent of Bear Creek Spire on 2009-09-12

Climber: Richard Northe Saunders

Date:Saturday, September 12, 2009
Ascent Type:Successful Summit Attained
Peak:Bear Creek Spire
    Location:USA-California
    Elevation:13720 ft / 4181 m

Ascent Trip Report

Free Solo of Northeast ridge. Expected to need rope/protection but climb went far easier than expected. 5 stars, amazing rock up the whole route. The decent was the hardest part of the trip, down climbing from the notch and across the talus was tiring and not fun.
Summary Total Data
    Grade/Class:5.4
    Quality:8 (on a subjective 1-10 scale)
    Route Conditions:
Maintained Trail, Unmaintained Trail, Scramble, Exposed Scramble, Rock Climb
    Gear Used:
Rope, Bivouac
    Nights Spent:1 nights away from roads
    Weather:Snowing
Thunderstoms with snow and rain
Ascent Statistics
    Route:Northeast Ridge
Descent Statistics



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