Trip report Chronology

2009 trip reports

Full chronological listing of my trip reports in 2009, starting at the most recent, along with links to individual trip reports.

TR #
Summit/Area (LINKS)
Route
State
Area
Rock Type
Partner(s)(List of Partners)
Month Year
77
snow-covered Sibley Creek Trail

WA

N Cascades (HWY 20)
-
solo
Dec2009
76
photos from yellow larch autumn hikes in the Enchantments (and a few from the Rainy Pass area)

WA

N Cascades (HWY 2 & HWY 20)
-
solo
Oct2009
75
via Necklace Valley (overnight, fall beauty)

WA

N Cascades (HWY 2)
-
Sue Abegg
Oct2009
74
North Face (5.8+, 800')

WA

N Cascades (HWY 20)
Granite
David Kiehl
Sept2009
73

WASHINGTON PASS

  1. MINUTEMAN TOWER
  1. East Face (5.10)

WA

N Cascades (HWY 20)
Granite
David Kiehl
Aug2009
72

VALHALLAS TRIP 2

  1. MT. GIMLI
  2. NISELHEIM
  3. ASGARD
  4. GLADSHEIM
  1. NE Buttress (5.6)
  2. East Ridge (5.7)
  3. South Face (Left) (5.8+)
  4. West Ridge Trieme Wall (5.6)

BC

Valhallas
Gneiss
David Kiehl
Aug2009
71

TORMENT-FORBIDDEN TRAVERSE

  1. MT. TORMENT
  2. FORBIDDEN PEAK
(plus ridge bivy)
  1. South Ridge (4th/5th)
  2. West Ridge (5.7)

WA

N Cascades (HWY 20)
Gneiss & Granite
Jason Schilling
Aug2009
70
  1. South Ridge (5.8+)

BC

Valhallas
Gneiss
Clint Cummins
Aug2009
69

WASHINGTON PASS

  1. LIBERTY BELL
  1. Liberty Crack (5.9 C2, 1200', 10-14p)

WA

N Cascades (HWY 20)
Granite
Clint Cummins
Aug2009
68

PTARMIGAN TRAVERSE

  1. DOME PEAK
  2. GERMAN HELMET
  3. MIXUP PEAK
South to North
  1. Dome Glacier Route
  2. North Ridge (5.5+)
  3. East Face (3rd/4th)

WA

N Cascades (HWY 20)
Grano-diorite & Gneiss
Josh Traube
July2009
67

SOUTHERN PICKETS 2

  1. INSPIRATION PEAK
  2. WEST MCMILLAN SPIRE
  3. DEGENHARDT
  4. THE PYRAMID
  5. MT. TERROR
  1. South Face (5.8)
  2. West Ridge (3rd)
  3. South Route Variation (5th)
  4. West Ridge (3rd)
  5. Stoddard Buttress (5.8) (ACCIDENT/RESCUE)

WA

N Cascades (HWY 20)
Gneiss
Jason Schilling, Steve Trent, Donn Venema
July2009
66
Thread of Ice (FA) (alpine ice to 5.7 rock)

WA

N Cascades (HWY 20)
Gneiss
Wayne Wallace
June2009
65
Infinite Bliss (5.10c, 23p, sport)

WA

N Cascades (I-90)
Grano-diorite
Tom Penoyar
June2009
64
Serpentine Arête (5.8, 2000')

WA

N Cascades (HWY 2)
Grano-diorite
Sara Vera
June2009