Forums Trip Reports Lassen – NE face – 5/8-10/09 Viewing 8 posts - 1 through 8 (of 8 total) Author Posts May 14, 2009 at 7:21 am #571756 96avs01 867 Posts Location: Lassen Peak, NE face aspects from the Devastated Area Participants: mmcpheet, powderjunkie, puff nattie, buell, rebecca Day 1: on approach (mmcpheet and powderjunkie hiding in the trees, lower left) ascent of NE face, note the guy above mmcpheet & powderjunkie is glissading (read semi-controlled self arrest) from the summit wearing crampons puff nattie starts her turns near mmcpheet’s line (right side) 2nd run tracks Day 2: goal was to take it easy in preparation for Shasta…later beta would reveal high avy activity and a subsequent return to the N side of Lassen view on approach skin towards ridge view of Shasta puff nattie’s turns mmcpheet’s turns powderjunkie…splitn da rocks shimmering lines Day 3: 3 splitters ascend to top of hourglass aspect tracks Good times n turns on a CA volcano. 165 Venture Divide/Spark Frankenburners/La Sportiva Spantiks 163W Jones Solution/Phantom Alphas/Dynafit TLT5s 162 Furberg Chris May 14, 2009 at 3:37 pm #617935 powderjunkie 1657 Posts We had 3 days of great turns, great weather and few people did some bouldering on the last day. May 14, 2009 at 7:11 pm #617936 BGnight 1382 Posts Man, that looks like epic conditions! May 15, 2009 at 2:04 am #617937 jbaysurfer 947 Posts Great turnssssssssssssssssSSSSSSSSSSSSSSS! May 15, 2009 at 4:43 am #617938 stoudema 546 Posts Looks epic! Wish I could have joined you – damn my job :banghead: Nice shots! May 16, 2009 at 2:33 am #617939 buell 506 Posts The bouldering shots look fun. It is amazing what a volcano can leave behind in random places. Here are a few more photos from a great trip! mmcpheet, powderjunkie, and 96avs01 climbing mmcpheet straight up to the summit on the north side puff nattie tearing up the west side powderjunkie doing the same May 25, 2009 at 8:19 pm #617940 Puff Nattie 73 Posts Better late than never……here is my contribution Couldn’t resist a few long shutter shots at 1am The most clouds we saw all day Chris and Buell enjoying a perfect summit day. No wind. Pure sunshine. mmcpheet, happy as a clam in a rime sleeping bag. mmcpheet :rock: waxy one track mind moon climbing.. who needs crampons…mmcpheet doesn’t Chris sweet hat dude Buell carvin’ it home sunset pancakes and coffee in the popup not too shabby Hat lake a quick little hike gives us a different perspective…. HAD A GREAT TIME GUYS! let’s do it again. May 26, 2009 at 4:16 pm #617941 96avs01 867 Posts @Puff Nattie wrote: sunset Sweet shot…thanks again for the hat loan :thumpsup: 165 Venture Divide/Spark Frankenburners/La Sportiva Spantiks 163W Jones Solution/Phantom Alphas/Dynafit TLT5s 162 Furberg Chris Viewing 8 posts - 1 through 8 (of 8 total) You must be logged in to reply to this topic.