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Peak(s):  Castle Peak  -  14,265 feet
Post Date:  07/02/2008
Modified:  12/20/2008
Date Climbed:   06/29/2008
Posted By:  gb


 Castle- South Face from Cumberland Basin   

I thought this might be useful for folks wanting to access Castle and other peaks from the Crested Butte side (Brush Creek/ Cumberland Basin)

Beautiful day, excellent skiing for the end of June. Solitude can be had on this approach to Castle.

Full TR:




A few photos:
(Red= descent; Blue=ascent) (March photo)











 


  • Comments or Questions
lordhelmut


really     07/03/2008 13:09
enjoyed reading this report, pretty cool skiing by waterfalls and Cumberland is a sick place indeed.



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