Peak:  James Peak (13er)
 Route:  East Slopes
 Range:  Front
 Posted By:  wondering_hough
 Date of Info:  12/02/2018
 Date Posted:  12/03/2018
Details

Carried snowshoes but never used them. The winds were surprisingly calm as well. A few in our party chose to use micro spikes. I had on full winter gear and the zero degree ambient temps were nice. We started at sunrise and a good freeze made snow conditions pleasant. Made the summit before noon and back around one p.m. to hear the masses trying out snowshoes for the first time. "Should I get a go pro?....I hike a lot man!"


Comments or Questions
yorksman
Enough to skin?
12/05/2018 07:01
Do you think there is enough snow around to skin up?


wondering_hough
skinning
12/05/2018 08:19
On Sunday, There were three parties (of two or more people) who skied James peak and a half a dozen more who skied the glacier only. We followed one skin track to the summit so conditions should be the same



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