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Coleman Pinnacle, Mount Baker and Lasiocarpa Ridge # 17531

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Date: 2016.09.22
Vantage Point: From near the Ptarmigan Ridge/Chain Lakes Trail junction

Caption: Ptarmigan Ridge at left then Coleman Pinnacle with Lasiocarpa Ridge extending to the right and Mount Baker at rear.

PhotoDescr: From Artist Point I hiked the Ptarmigan Ridge Trail around to the western side of Coleman Pinnacle. Leaving the trail I followed Lasiocarpa Ridge to it's high point which featured some mild scrambling and krummholz.

Returning to the trail I continued along it and ascended the East Portal above the Sholes Glacier before heading back and scrambling up the SW sub peak of Coleman Pinnacle interrupting a marmot sunning itself on the summit.

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