Peak(s):  Bison Pk - 12,431 feet
McCurdy Mtn - 12,168 feet
Post Date:  04/13/2008
Date Climbed:   04/12/2008
Posted By:  Kevin Baker


 Bison & McCurdy: Death March in the LCW  




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  • Comments or Questions
susanjoypaul


Sometimes LCW
02/05/2011 00:22
…means “long, cold wallow." Nicely done Team Half-Baked – and fantastic photos. Glad you guys found a pleasant, grueling way to enjoy the peaks – sometimes the toughest trips are the most rewarding.


KeithK


Right on!
04/14/2008 03:21
It‘s great to see someone post a report on these two; McCurdy is on my short list for the spring season, and it‘s nice to know what the conditions are right now.


d_baker


Snowshoes?
04/14/2008 13:42
”We don‘t need no stinkin‘ snowshoes!”
(ok, so maybe we do;)
Yes, good words of wisdom Kevin. That would have been miserable without the snowshoes!
Wait a minute, it was miserable with them!!
Good trip and nice write up.

”Team Half-Baked” should get out again sometime.


Greenhouseguy


Death March
04/15/2008 00:13
Bison & McCurdy is a death march in good weather; add postholing to the mix, and it‘s a masochist‘s dream come true. Bison Peak is one of the most memorable summits in Colorado. Thanks for posting!


cftbq


Very impressive!
04/15/2008 20:09
He‘s in better shape than you, huh? I want to see this...
Nice report, all the same, but I‘m going to wait for less rigorous conditions to get a toehold in the LCW!


DHatfield

Nice job!!
04/15/2008 22:03
That is one heck of a day. Awesome pictures by the way. I am sure I would of gave up after the first peak. I love that area and after seeing you photos I really need to get about out there again soon!!



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