Mount Washington Summit 2/7/14

Last Friday I got to summit Washington for the 1st time this winter with two motivated USN Seabees and one civilian contractor from the Portsmouth Naval Shipyard. We enjoyed fine weather, some deep drifts, burly windchill, and an almost empty trail.

EMS Schools Mountain Washington
Our weather forecast
EMS Schools Mount Washington
Lion’s Head steeps
Breaking tree-line
Breaking tree-line
Below Lion's Head
Below Lion’s Head
Summit cone
Summit cone
Sucess
Success
Current summit conditions when we topped out
Current summit conditions when we topped out
Clearing during descent
Clearing during descent
Along Alpine Gardens
Along Alpine Gardens

041 042 044Info on this course here:

http://www.emsoutdoors.com/north-conway/ice-climbing-mountaineering/mt-washington-ascent/

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