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Date Saturday  6/4/2022
End Date Sunday  6/5/2022
Group State CMC
Event Title East Thorn 13,339' -ACS Team Grad Climb East Ridge class 3/4 - exposure
Start Time 7:00 AM
Status Complete
Leader Jennifer Bealer
Co-Leader Connor McCarroll
Member Price Free
Non-member Price Free
Available Participants 1
Type Trip
Trip Type Hike
Pace Moderate
Classification Difficult D
Trail Mileage 18
Elevation Gain 5000
Driving Distance 160 miles

Location

Meet Wooly Mammoth park and ride section AA, across from the Conco gas station. Exit 259 off I 70.



For more info Contact

Jennifer Bealer 215-917-3650-  Should you need to contact me, txt or phone.



Details

East Thorn is a prominent, jagged peak in the Gore Range. ;From the Willow Brook TH north of Silverthorne, approx 2500' to Salmon lake, then head up the valley to the west, then turn south and ascend thesnow route up East Thorn (about 1 mile, 700'). Exploratory. Route may be modified as more information is obtained.



we may try for silverthorne as well.




Notes

Helmet, carmpons, ice axe, mountaineering boots a must.

this is a ACS Grad climb, over night trip.

bring all over night gear, climbing gear and snow gear.

 

we carried a 60m rope and 19' and 10' of webbeing and 1 rappel ring for the reppel/ decent off the summit to head back to camp from mt silverthornes basin. we did set up a few belay stations in the ridge for a few students so gear for that was used as well.

 

 




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