Peak:  Horseshoe Mountain (13er)
 Route:  East Slopes
 Range:  Mosquito
 Posted By:  colin j
 Date of Info:  01/12/2021
 Date Posted:  01/12/2021

Flotation not necessary; spikes may be helpful though poles are really all that's needed. Horseshoe Gulch is about 50/50 dry and consolidated snow. From the Horseshoe-Peerless saddle the ridge is wind-scoured. Clear but windy today.

Photos (click for slideshow):
#1) Supportive snow in Horseshoe Gulch#2) Looking down the Gulch shows how dry it is#3) Wind-scoured ridge from the saddle.#4) Looking down the NE ridge.#5) Cornice beginning to form on Peerless mtn

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