Baldy, Mount (West Ridge)


 

Trip Details
Mountain Range: 
Mountain Subrange: 
Attained Summit?: 
Yes
Trip Date: 
Sunday, June 12, 2011
Summit Elevation (m): 
2,192
Summit Elevation (ft): 
7,191
Elevation Gain (m): 
870
Round Trip Time: 
5.00
Total Distance (km): 
10.00
Quick 'n Easy Rating: 
Class 4 : you fall, you are almost dead
Difficulty Notes: 

A fall on the crux would severely injure or kill so take necessary precautions.

Map
Trip Report

On Sunday, June 12 2011 I decided that I needed a break from work and headed off to the mountains for some "me" time. I had an idea in the back of my mind that if the weather looked decent I would attempt a short, but difficult, scramble out of Andrew Nugara's book - Mount Baldy via the West Ridge.

 


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