Pikes Peak North Face - ice and snow

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Pikes Peak North Face - ice and snow

Postby mitrik » Tue Jun 12, 2012 10:46 pm

Anyone have a recent photo of the snow and ice coverage on the N face of Pikes? Are there any fun lines which stay normally into July. (we have July conditions now in June) I was at RNMP and there was a fair amount of short lines right off the road. about 200 vert with no time commitment.

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Re: Pikes Peak North Face - ice and snow

Postby Winter8000m » Wed Jun 13, 2012 5:19 am

Climbed Total Abandon and it was still in. Bring your Goretex though! It's a soaker. Y couloir looks doable but pretty dry. Checking out Blind Assumption today. Can report conditions on that one too if anyone wants it.

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