Peak:  Capitol Peak (14er)
 Route:  Northeast Ridge
 Range:  Elk
 Posted By:  Gandalf69
 Date of Info:  08/02/2020
 Date Posted:  08/03/2020
Details

After the monsoon weekend went back to Capitol with unexpected day off. Had other weekend plans, but they changed when people bailed at last minute. Left th at 245, summit at 1130. 2 groups of 2 people went up the north face, I saw 2 summit and talked to other 2 at saddle going down. Some dark clouds here and there but nothing threatening. Back at car at 645PM.


Photos (click for slideshow):
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Comments or Questions
Been_Jammin

Snowfields
08/05/2020 09:07
Did you use any traction for snowfields people have been reporting? They don't look that bad... tempted to save the weight.


Federico

Cap
08/05/2020 16:45
Some nice photos there pal.


Gandalf69

No traction
08/07/2020 22:04
Thanks on photos. Even in afternoon snow wasn't too bad, bring extra socks


ltlFish99
Nice report
08/08/2020 17:25
Congratulations on summiting Capitol. Sounds like a long day.
Wonderful photographs of a great place.



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