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 Peak:  Mt. Meeker (13er)
 Route:  Loft
 Range:  Front
 Posted By:  rockymountaindiva
 Date of Information:  06/12/2012
 Date Posted:  06/13/2012

Trail clear of snow most of the way. Snowfield was very hard in early a.m., so avoided it by climbing class 3/4 rock to climber‘s left. Some very icy snow on the ledge, ice ax & crampons or microspikes/yaktrax advised. On descent, snowfield had softened slightly on top but still icy and rock hard underneath, used crampons for about 1/2 of snowfield (past the steepest rock), then downclimbed on rock the remainder of the way.

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  • Comments or Questions
Dave B

Crazy     06/22/2012 13:18
The ice on the apron of the loft was flowing water just 6 days prior, crazy to see it formed up again.

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