|Peak:||Broken Hand Peak (13er)|
|Range:||Sangre de Cristo|
|Date of Information:||06/30/2013|
To supplement the other conditions reports of the Crestones with some photos...
1: Crux of the Broken Hand pass approach. The top of the snow (in shadows) is the crossover step onto rock with a quick move or two to surmount.
2: The Needle & Peak from the summit of Broken Hand Peak (BHP).
3: Humboldt‘s southern flanks and west ridge from the summit of BHP.
4: Milwaukee & Pico Aislado from the summit of BHP.
The hike of BHP from the pass up the SW slopes was snow free and it‘s ready for flatlanders.
Photos (click for slideshow):