14ers.com Shirts!
Your purchase of a synthetic or cotton shirt helps support 14ers.com. Thank you!

Other ways to help...
 Peak:  Mt. Wilson (14er)
 Route:  Northeast Ridge
 Range:  San Juan
 Posted By:  jimmtman
 Date of Information:  09/21/2013
 Date Posted:  09/22/2013
 Report

Significant snow on the mtn above 13k feet. Luckily someone had been up recently and there was a nice boot track all the way to the top otherwise I wouldn't know where to go. This track may be more of a winter route as it stays left and intersects the ridge way left of the summit at a notch (at the top of a couloir). We didn't bring any traction or an axe but it would be a good idea to have them. I thought of doing El Diente by the Class 4 route and then the traverse but bagged it given the snow. I've included a couple of shots showing these routes for those who are interested.


Photos (click for slideshow):
Image #1Image #2Image #3Image #4



  • Comments or Questions
--bb--


thx     09/23/2013 22:44
photos are helpful. thanks Jim!



   Using your forum id/password. Not registered? Click Here

© 2015 14ers.com®, 14ers Inc.