Login with Facebook
 ADVANCED
Mt Baker Current Conditons?
View Latest Posts in This Forum or All Forums
   Page 1 of 1.  
Follow replies to this topic? Notify me at the top of web site.
1

Email me.
 
 
By Travis Senor
From Mailing Address in NC
Jul 19, 2014
Profile photo, exhaustion after a long day on Rain...
Just curious if anyone knows the current shape of the Coleman-Demming route on Baker. Was thinking of taking a few newer folks up it, but as I've never been on baker before either I was hoping to get some current info. Thanks!

FLAG
By Marlin Thorman
From Spokane, WA
Jul 19, 2014
Harrison Peak in northern ID.
I came down the Coleman-Demming route last week. It is super filled in right now. I only remember 1 crevasse we had to step over. Everything else was either completely covered over or just a tiny crack. I am sure it has opened some with the warm weather but not much. There was a very solid easy to follow boot pack too. Only confusing part might be the approach day to high camp. There are a lot of tracks that are too far to the left and end up going to the North Ridge. Enjoy the trip; it is a fun mountain to be on!

FLAG
By Chris S
Jul 19, 2014
The snowpack has settled and boot penetration is only a few inches on the CD bootpack, even at the warmest time. Crevasses are well covered or the tell-tale sags are plainly visible. Pumice ridge is melting out at its normal rate, and the Roman Wall is straightforward.

Come on up!

FLAG
By Travis Senor
From Mailing Address in NC
Jul 19, 2014
Profile photo, exhaustion after a long day on Rain...
Excellent. Thanks all!

FLAG


Follow replies to this topic? Notify me at the top of web site.
1

Email me.
Page 1 of 1.