Checkered Demon

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The major feature of this peak are the two snow / ice couloirs on the northeastern side. The left hand couloir is 800' and easier. The right hand ice gully is 1400' and 55' with class 4 rock at the top.

Elevation (feet): 13,112
Elevation (meters): 3,997
Continent: North America
Country: United States
Range/Region: Sierra Nevada
State: California
Difficulty: Scramble
Best months for climbing: Jun, Jul, Aug, Sep
Year first climbed: 1926
First successful climber(s): Norman Clyde
Convenient Center: Bishop

Thanks to Craig Peer for adding this peak.

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Trip Reports

NOTE: Trip reports were previously called "Summit Logs" - same feature, new name

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  • Log #14395 - by Craig Peer on June 16, 2000
    Climbed this gully roped and moved together placing pro without belaying. Enabled us to pass another party. Difficult finish up rotton rock. Down climbed the eastern couloir - not too hard.