Rocky Mountain Photo Journal: Seven Miles Dedicated to Snoopy’s Citadel

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Visited an Old Friend Today Named Snoopy (a.k.a. the Citadel)

The YouTube clip is from the top of the East, some say South Tower of The Citadel. Some call it Snoopy because of rock outcropping that looks like Charlie Brown’s dog. Will update with photos of different kinds from this beautiful 13,294 foot twin peak ascent. I climbed it last in 2007, and again today. It is a beautiful, soaring twin tower with some “technical” effort once reaching each of the two towers. Today I only climbed up one and down one stretch and was able to scramble, step, and hike the rest.

More photos and videos to come from this trip, and some reflections.