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 Peak(s):  Quandary Peak  -  14,265 feet
 Post Date:  12/25/2011
 Date Climbed:   12/25/2011
 Posted By:  chrisgalan

 Quandary - East Ridge   

Beautiful day, snow was not an issue as far as needing special equipment. poles helped a lot on descent.
Not worth bringing your board/skis up.
Trail clear and easily followed.
Snow relatively packed.
Mountain goats? on summit!



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  • Comments or Questions (1)
trumpetsailor

Thanks!     2012-01-03 21:04:55
Thanks for the report! We decided not to heed your ski advice, and brought skis most of the way up on the 28th.

Trip report is here: http://www.turns-all-year.com/skiing_snowboarding/trip_reports/index.php?topic=22939.0 .

Also, we found an errant traction control device on the mountain. If you lost something, please describe what it was/where it might have been in an email to cah49 hat uw daht edu.

Edit: Yow. A lot of that snow was gone three days later!



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