Peak(s):  Mt. Shavano  -  14,229 feet
Date Posted:  06/24/2007
Modified:  06/25/2007
Date Climbed:   06/24/2007
Author:  Shane-O-Mac

 1st report ever - Shavano from Blank Gulch  

Well, this is my first report ever. I just moved back to Denver from Georgia a few weeks ago. Glad to be back!! I came out from Arkansas to do my first 14er back in 1988. I was 14 then, and I fell in love with the mountians. My buddy got me onto, and now I am hooked.

We left TH around 6:15 (about 1 1/2 hours too late). Trail was wide open, clear sailing all the way. Pretty steep for my first climb since leaving the humidity of the south. The angel's left arm is missing though. So if someone took it, please return it. Did not go over to Tab......just too damn hot. Pics to add soon.

Looking forward to many more

I gotta get me one of these trucks or whatever it is!!

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 Comments or Questions

nice job!
11/30/2010 17:20

I met you guys on the trail, and hiked with you for a bit. I am the guy from Salida, my name is Chris if you don't remember. Anyways nice climb, and message me sometime if you want a partner for another Sawatch 14er

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