Peak:  Lizard Head (13er)
 Route:  SW chimney
 Range:  San Juan
 Posted By:  lkk8815
 Date of Info:  05/30/2021
 Date Posted:  05/31/2021
Details

Trail is a healthy variety of dry, wet, muddy, and packed snow, but clear enough that you don't need snowshoes. The climb is completely dry. Loose as advertised, and the gear for the first half of the first pitch is sketchy, but otherwise I thought it was a really fun climb! To get off, rapped from top anchors, scrambled down the middle scree pitch, then rapped the first pitch all the way to the ground with a 70m. Wouldn't bring two ropes to rappel, seems too risky that the rope will get stuck and the 'death scree really isn't that bad if you're careful.


Photos (click for slideshow):
#1#2) Second pitch scree#3) Third pitch#4) Summit#5) Anchor on top of third pitch#6


Comments or Questions
SnowAlien
User
Nice
05/31/2021 12:14
Congrats on the Lizard!


Been_Jammin
User
Very nice
06/01/2021 16:23
I've been researching beta for this route. Looks fun.



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