Friday, November 6, 2015

Mt. Russell: Third time is the charm?

Steeps along Russell's East Ridge 



This last July marked a huge personal success.

After five years of dreaming and three attempts, Mt. Russell is in the bag! It cost several hours of climbing sand, and a post-summit bail out down the South Face in a three-hour snow flurry. One heck of a day...

That makes 8/15 California 14ers down and all of them in the southern Sierra...



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