|Peak:||La Plata Peak (14er)|
|Date of Information:||05/20/2012|
Summer hike to the top of the ridge. At 13,500 you will encounter a snow field to the summit, this can be avoided if you want to stay on the rocks. No gaiters or ice ax used for the day. Micro spikes used briefly on descent. Beautiful day!
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