Santa Fe Baldy winter climb....solo! - Mike
DESCRIPTION: Mike snowshoes to, and summits Santa Fe Baldy in one day, winter, solo, with a 40lb pack.
PEAK ELEVATION: 12622' / 3,847m
DATE: 1/1/2008
In 2007 after climbing Mt. Whitney I set a goal to climb Santa Fe Baldy in the winter of 2008. What a better day to achieve this goal than new years day! The 14 mile hike (all above 10,000') is one of the most tiring things I've done in my life.