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 Peak:  La Plata Peak (14er)
 Route:  Northwest Ridge
 Range:  Sawatch
 Posted By:  jblyth17
 Date of Information:  05/20/2012
 Date Posted:  05/21/2012

Summer hike to the top of the ridge. At 13,500 you will encounter a snow field to the summit, this can be avoided if you want to stay on the rocks. No gaiters or ice ax used for the day. Micro spikes used briefly on descent. Beautiful day!

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Thank you for this post!     2012-05-21 09:38:13
I am planning on climbing this Peak on 6/2 if anyone is interested in joining!

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