Contact


Santiam Alpine Club

 Activities  Mountain Climbing Instruction 

Half Hood

May 11 to May 12, 2018

Coordinator: Andy DeGregorio

Summit Altitude: 10600 feet
Elevation Gain: 2800 feet
Round-trip Distance: 6 miles
Excursion Time: 7 hours (car-to-car)

We met at midnight and set off from the windy parking lot, 2 of our group were skinning and the rest of us were on foot. The higher we got, the windier it got and the bigger the cloud looked over the summit. Our skinners decided coming down was getting sketchy, and as a team we determined even though we weren't quite halfway, we didn't need to tempt a white out. We all checked back in together at the climbers hut the same time, and are hoping for a better weather window next week.


Post-Event Forum
[View Pre-Event Forum]
No discussion about this event has yet been submitted.

Log In to participate in the forum.

Santiam Alpine Club

Banquet

E-mail group

GPS routes

Luau

Membership application

Member info update

Mountain climbing sites

Rope locker

Site map

Trip reports

Club officers

Education

Mountain climbing school

Rock climbing at Smith Rock

Glacier travel and crevasse rescue

Ice climbing

Mountain Climbing School Manual

Mountain climbing terms

Videos