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Frisco Mountain # 15947

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Date: 2013.09.11
Vantage Point: Corteo Peak

Caption: the west side of Frisco Mountain. Its north ridge is on the left.

PhotoDescr: I had climbed Frisco Mountain on an earlier trip. From just above Maple Pass I dropped down across the rocky terrain in the left side of the photo to gain the band of heather and timber reaching towards Frisco. A bit of scree (not too unpleasant) gains the col immediately north of the peak. I followed the prominent ledge for a ways and then a couple of Class 3 moves amid some routefinding somehow brought me up to the south side for the last bit. It was just an enjoyable scramble to the summit.

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