Mount Ritter Southeast Glacier Route

Start: 9,265ft 5:00am
Summit: 13,149ft 11:00am
Return: 8,340ft 8:00pm
Date:     07/21/12
Total Time:     15 hours
Total Distance:     16 miles
Total Elevation:     4,809ft

Mount Ritter SE Glacier Route

Trailhead to Ritter
Shadow Creek
Lots of waterfalls
First view of Ritter
Brad crossing Shadow Creek
Ediza Lake
View of the Minarets
View from Basecamp
Landmark Dome
Brad and Banner Peak
Lower Gully
Accent up the
Eastern Chute
View down the Chute
View up the band
Top of Tree Rock
looking down
Minarets from
Turning Point Rock
Buttresses on the
Ritter Ridge
Sunrise above Ediza Lake
Banner Peak
Nydiver Lakes
View down the
Eastern Chute
Bottom of Secor's Chute
Halfway up Secor's Chute
Brad at the top of
Secor's Chute
Climbers on top
a talus slope
Steep talus slope
View up the summit ridge
First view of the summit
Scramble up
Final vertical push
On the summit
Summit view Northwest
Summit view Southwest
Summit view Southeast
Summit view North
View down to the East
Rib and a lovely schrund
View down to Ritter Lakes
View of down to the
Southeast Glacier
View down to the
Northern Glacier
View down to Ediza
and Shadow Lakes
View of climbers from
the Snow Bowl
Brad working down
View of Banner Peak
View of climbers on
the decent route
Glacial Valley down
to Ediza Lake

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