January 2, 2022

Alpental Falls is a single pitch flow of WI2+ across from the ski resort. Early in the season the ice is brittle and poorly formed. Still, we decidied to give it a shot, and the outcome was as sketchy as expected.

Alpental peak.
Top of Alpental Falls.
Nearby ice on Practice Gully---just as bad as the Falls.
Alpental Falls - January 2, 2022 - john d. martin