Photos from Mt. Adams, August 19, 2011 with Dad.
- Length: 11.5 miles
- Elevation gain: 6,676 ft.
- Summit: 12,276 ft.
- Time: 4:45 am – 7:15 pm
- Total time: 14.5 hours
Under dressed: Part 1.
Barely any snow on the lower half of the mountain from being later in the season.
Under dressed: Part 2.
Before we owned trekking poles, and before I owned gloves that weren’t cotton.
Our first climb with crampons.
Under dressed: Part 3.
We like to look back at these photos and laugh at ourselves for donning all-cotton outfits in these conditions.
At the false summit with Mt. St. Helens in the background.
On top of the true summit. We met our now-friend Brian partway up the mountain, and he took me up the last 700 ft.
Finding a good glissade path down.