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 Peak(s):  Grizzly Pk A  -  13,988 feet
 Post Date:  06/20/2011 Modified: 06/21/2011
 Date Climbed:   06/18/2011
 Posted By:  taylorzs

 The Cheeseburgler's birthday ski   

Here is a trip report from my recent climb on Grizzly Peak A in the Sawatch. Members of party: Mike Hood, Craig Burger (the Cheeseburgler on, and myself, Zach Taylor (taylorzs on

Grizzly Peak trip report


Thumbnails for uploaded photos (click to open slideshow):

  • Comments or Questions

Happy Birthday Craig     2011-06-20 15:31:45
Good to see the cape made an appearance.


The Grizzly, The Cheeseburglar and The Wardrobe     2011-06-20 15:36:10
Very nice ... love the fashion sense of the shorts AND the cape (you're a brave one). Thanks for posting. Happy Birthday and happy trails!


Kussum Kanguru     2011-06-20 18:08:08
Those pictures make hauling that heavy cape/bivy bag up there worth it!
Real good trip report, well written. And a great day out.
But you need to spell the little dog's name right, or use the alternate spelling, KaZoom Kangaroo.


Whoops!!!!     2011-06-20 19:54:39
Hey Craig, I fixed Kussum's spelling in the TR. It should read better now. Talk to you soon.


Saw your tracks...     2011-06-20 23:18:08
On Sunday. Great, great ski, we really enjoyed it!


Snowgirl     2011-06-21 08:20:19
I agree! That is one of my favorites of the season so far, atleast in Colorado this year. Great line! It is nice that they finally got the road open. That has to be one of the better lines in the Sawatch.

Chicago Transplant

Good Stuff     2011-06-21 08:43:54
Nice to see that road is open, there is a lot of good stuff in that basin, I may have to try and get back in there soon! One of these days I have to repeat Grizzly with skis, thanks for the reminder
And Happy Birthday Craig!


Nice!     2011-06-21 11:43:17
I think we passed you guys coming out saturday afternoon. We got up there on Sunday. Definitely not a hard overnight freeze but good snow. Good times!

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