Ascent to McMillan Spire-Terror Basin on 2017-07-23
|Others in Party:||Stephen|
|Date:||Sunday, July 23, 2017|
|Ascent Type:||Unsuccessful - Turned Back|
|Point Reached:||McMillan Spire - Terror Basin|
| Elevation:||6260 ft / 1908 m|
| Remaining Elevation:||1740 ft / 530 m (100% left to go)|
Ascent Trip ReportStephen planned this as a two day trip. We hiked into Terror Basin on July 22 and woke up on July 23 to a white out. After waiting around for a few hours we hiked out. 15.25 mil RT and 7300' elevation gain.
The Picket Range is pretty fabulous and Terror Basin is a scenic place to camp. Here are my photos:
|Summary Total Data|
| Route Conditions:||Maintained Trail, Unmaintained Trail, Snow on Ground, Scramble|
| Gear Used:||Ice Axe, Crampons, Ski Poles, Bivouac|
| Nights Spent:||1 nights away from roads|
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