All Locations > Alaska > Anchorage & South… > Anchorage & South… > Valdez > Thompson Pass > Sapphire PK
Avg: 2 from 1 vote
|Type:||Trad, Ice, Alpine, 2000 ft|
|Page Views:||980 total, 38/month|
|Shared By:||weber907 on Oct 31, 2015|
|Admins:||Jared LaVacque, L. Von Dommelheimer|
DescriptionThis route lies on the prominent tooth or sub-peak to the south of Sapphire, lookers left as viewed from the 27-Mile Glacier bowl. Ascend Catchers Mitt basin and then drop into the upper bowl of the 27-Mile Glacier.
Climb an obvious coulior to the gain the west ridge of the peak (A1-2). Climb the ridge to gain the summit. When the rock gets bad moving to the back side of the ridge improves the quality.