Sunday, February 2, 2014

Vantage Peak Attempt (2,235 m)

Attempted summit camping on Vantage Peak. 200 m below the summit encountered waist-deep post-holing and had to give up 50 minutes before sunset.

Camped on the ridge at 1,985 m asl, N50.33257 W122.40984

Statistics
Camp Elevation: 1,985 m
Elevation Gain: 771 m
Distance, one way:  6.7 km
Time to Camp: 3h40 min
Night temperature: -25C

Gear 
Crampons 
20m 8mm dynamic rope + harness + helmet + slings + carabiners
Ice tools
Snowshoes
Camping: 2p tent, sleeping bag, camp stove (each) etc
Packs: 47 lb (1st), 41 lb (2nd)

Map

View Summit Camping in a larger map
View GPS Track: http://goo.gl/maps/1oxeU

Panorama
Slideshow

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