Mount Columbia Climb

	West Slopes - N. Cottonwood Creek Trail
        Elevation - 14,073ft
        Mountain Range - Sawatch
        Colorado Ranking - 36

July 28, 2010. Back in 2009, Eric, Agust and I had hoped to get Harvard and Columbia together. We summitted Harvard, but bad weather kept us from summitting Columbia. This time Columbia would be conquered!!

On the Harvard/Columbia trail

Eric and Agust on the trail

HikerHayes striking a pose...

Mountain flower garden!

View near base camp

Base camp

Eric after a steep climb...

Clouds rolling in

Final summit push

Eric and I atop Mount Columbia - 14,073ft