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[TR] Mt Hood - Eliot Glacier 08/25/2006


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Trip: Mt Hood - Eliot Glacier

Trip Date: 08/25/2006

Trip Report:

On a beautiful August day, Ivan and I went to explore the upper Eliot Glacier. Photos by Brent McGregor. 

Mt Hood covered with fresh powdered snow:

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Approaching the upper Eliot -  a war zone looking like the battle for Stalingrad:

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The ice towers reminiscent of Coliseum:

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me

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War Zone:

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Leading into unknown:

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I always wanted to explore the satellites of Giant Planets . Somewhere on Enceladus?

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Some fun glacier ice:

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Truly intimidating landscape:

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Me belaying Ivan:

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Eliot  seracs

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Gear Notes:
Ice climbing rack

Approach Notes:
Cloud Cap
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