Ascent of Mount Saint Helens in 2001-05
|Others in Party:||Duane Gilliland|
|Ascent Type:||Successful Summit Attained|
|Peak:||Mount Saint Helens|
| Elevation:||8333 ft / 2539 m|
Ascent Trip ReportJoined a group of friends who were planning to ski down the peak. Since I don't ski, I had a much easier time of it than the skiers. Great day, and the only time I've used any other route on the peak (since the eruption) except Monitor Ridge. Lots of glissading on the descent.
|Summary Total Data|
| Total Elevation Gain:||5673 ft / 1729 m|
| Route Conditions:||Open Country, Snow Climb|
| Gear Used:||Ice Axe, Ski Poles|
| Weather:||Pleasant, Breezy, Clear|
| Gain on way in:||5673 ft / 1729 m|
| Route:||Worm Flows|
| Start Trailhead:||Marble Mountain Snow Park 2660 ft / 810 m|
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