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Quien Sabe Glacier of Sahale - 5.3

Average Rating = 4.50/5 Average Rating : 4.50 out of 5
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Route Summary | Ascent Notes (3)
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Consensus Ratings
  Difficulty 5.3
  Safety Rating G
  Exposure 3.00/5
  Rock Quality 3.00/5
  Scenery 5.00/5
  Fun Factor 4.00/5


An easy glacier climb turns dramatic when you reach the Bostin Sahale col...Huge cornices and exposed rock must be negotiated to the summit.

Submitted by: hollyclimber on 2002-08-09
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Route ID: 20366

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3 Ascents Recorded

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  Difficulty 5.3 PD
  Safety Rating G
  Rock Quality
  Fun Factor
Onsight Onsight ascent by: AlpineGT on 2010-07-25 (View Climbing Log)

4 out of 5 stars Mixed appoarch

light apporach through snow field onto glacier. Near col may have mixed sections where a running belay may be needed based on climbers experince. Cornice may be deceiving, and will melt as the day goes on. Give it a good 5-6.

Added: 2011-06-14

  Safety Rating G
Onsight Onsight ascent by: virginia_alpinist on 2003-07-08 (View Climbing Log)

5 out of 5 stars Ascent Note

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Added: 2003-07-08

Red Point Red Point ascent by: hollyclimber on 2002-07-05 (View Climbing Log)

0 out of 5 stars Ascent Note

Great route, early season meant almost no crevasse danger.

Witnessed by: Eddie E, Cavey, Bruce
Added: 2002-07-05