Cathedral Mountain


 

Trip Details
Mountain Range: 
Mountain Subrange: 
Attained Summit?: 
Yes
Trip Date: 
Friday, August 26, 2011
Summit Elevation (m): 
3,189
Summit Elevation (ft): 
10,463
Elevation Gain (m): 
1700
Total Distance (km): 
20.00
Difficulty Notes: 

A fairly benign glacier crossing with some severe exposure in several places where a slip would be fatal.

Map
Trip Report

The Approach

 

On Friday, August 26 2011, So Nakagawa and I ascended Cathedral Mountain under a gorgeous early morning sky from our bivy site near the glacier. Cathedral is one of the most picturesque mountains I've ever climbed and make it into a top 20 summit for me. Details;

 


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