|Peak:||Pikes Peak (14er)|
|Date of Info:||09/18/2011|
Clear up to about 12,000 ft. Icy in spots in the early morning, firm snow further up. Some route finding on the final climb, carins were very visible. Some postholing on the way down, muddy and slippery in some spots.
Picture 1- just above tree line, heading up
Picture 2- coming around just before crossing the road by Devil's Playground
Picture 3- looking NE off the peak
Picture 4- field coming down off the first descent on the way down
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