Old Hyndman additional recap.July 23 2012 at 10:46 AM
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|doug (Login DOUGLAMOTT)|
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What a great canyon to explore. It nice not to have bridge to keep most people out,
Trip Report. Just the facts right now.
Solitude baby: A, we say 2 other hikers on the lower trail
Weather: A+ slightly overcast and coolish.
Approach: A, A little bike to start to help speed it up.
Route: A+, Tough, longer distance.
Snow: A+ Who can argue with a little snow in the summer.
Views: A+ The best.
Climbing partner: A+, Sorry to see Spiderlegs/ James move.
Terrian: A++, all types, not just rock piles, high valley, trail, creek crossings, bush wacking, route finding, some exposure.
Final summit: A++ Who can argue with the black chute to the top.
Descent: A, We came back down slightly different from the way we went up.
Started at 6 AM- Back at the car by 3.