Peak(s):  La Plata Peak  -  14,344 feet
Ellingwood Ridge  -  13,220 feet
Date Posted:  07/18/2010
Date Climbed:   07/17/2010
Author:  maverick_manley
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 Up down up down up and down on Ellingwood   

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Comments or Questions
lordhelmut
User
nice solo effort Prakash.
07/19/2010 03:31
going up and down too much is taxing, specially when you are solo and motivations comes only from you. Nice job finishing this beast of a route off. Looks like something worth checking out at some point. Thanks for the beta.


Patinator
User
cool
07/19/2010 21:40
I was on the summit at about 9 AM via the standard route and I was searching the ridge for any climbers. Nice pictures, but they just do not do it justice. It must be even more dramatic looking when you are climbing it.


maverick_manley
User
thanks
07/20/2010 15:37
Helmut: I think this one's right up your alley.
Patinator: It's hard to see climbers on Ellingwood since we tend to stick on the East side. I did cross over to the West a couple times though, inspiring a few WTF moments.
Steph: I took one look at your post and began downloading some of that shit for myself .


Ridge runner
User
yum
02/01/2011 00:24
Looks like a nice little dinner on top after a long and rewarding ridge run. Great work!
ps. I listened to Ace of Base while reading this. And I enjoyed every minute of it.



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