West Ridge 5.6
Trip ReportPhotoSphere tour of the West Ridge of Mount Conness
It had been 18 years since our initial attempt on the West Ridge of Conness with a party of six (yup you read that correctly). This time things worked out better:
The Photo Spheres are below (360° panoramas):
You can click to navigate up and down the route.
Starting up the initial corner.
Some other fellow forgot his partner and rope, so we let him pass.
Getting started up the ridge.
High up the route.
Big thanks to Frank for being patient while I monkeyed around with photo equipment.
Somehow we forgot that in the Sierras you often encounter snow. Frank showing off proper footwear (duct tape does a mediocre job keeping tennis shoes dry):
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