Peak:  Quandary Peak (14er)
 Route:  West Ridge
 Range:  Tenmile
 Posted By:  boudreaux
 Date of Info:  02/05/2013
 Date Posted:  02/05/2013

I attempted the West Ridge route, but never really got that far past the dam before turning back. The road is plowed to the old Monte Cristo TH, then it's snowpack to treeline, after that the road is mostly dry to the dam. I got maybe 350 to 500 yards past the dam before giving up, took me too long to get to this point and I really wasn't interested in a 14 to 18 hour day the way I was moving, just wasn't my day today. Too bad, it was a great looking day for a climb.

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 Comments or Questions

02/07/2013 20:11
... I'll bet it will be there another day...


02/08/2013 12:39
that night I figured out why I was so slow, and have been paying for it for 3 days nows, I was fighting some infection and it reared it's ugly head that night. I hate being sick!

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