Peak(s):  Pikes Peak  -  14,110 feet
Date Posted:  04/15/2010
Date Climbed:   04/12/2010
Author:  CO Native

 Pikes Peak via the Winter variation on the Crags Route

 Comments or Questions

Nice Josh!
04/15/2010 19:50
You did all that before our training last night?!

CO Native

04/15/2010 19:53
No, I did that the 12th not the 14th. I‘ll have to fix that in the trip report.


good work!
04/15/2010 20:19
You may be the first one up this route in months. I gave it a go twice and turned back both times by waist deep snow. Excellent trip report and photos. Bernie


You Win
04/15/2010 22:45
for best posthole of 2010 so far, way to get after it.


Well done
04/20/2010 02:54
Do you think it is skin-able yet? I‘m not so concerned w/ a ”rockin” ski descent but I prefer that as my snow-travel mode and it does make the descent quicker even if it isn‘t horribly exciting skiing. Hopefully that could help speed me up and maybe miss a bit of that chest-deep postholing :-) Great job and thanks for the TR.

CO Native

04/20/2010 22:46
It‘s skin-able up to Devil‘s playground. After that I don‘t think it work out very well. However I don‘t do AT so I don‘t know for sure. The ski down from Devil‘s would be pretty nice. That side usually is a rock garden, but this year it‘s filled in pretty nice.

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