Ever since our ascent on a smoky day a couple of years ago i wanted to return to the Onion with clear skies, and this time the weather didn't disappoint.
At one time there was a small stepladder right by the chokestone over the canyon facilitating the climb for short legged people, but it's no longer there. In just under 4 hours we were at the wide summit enjoying the spectacular views and a refreshing breeze coming off the glacier (natural AC)
Views from the top
After a long lunch we retraced our steps arriving at a busy parking lot shortly after 5.
Coming down the ledges
On the way home
Thanks to all participants: Ricardo, Gary, Susan, Jeannette, Inge, Bruce, Harold, Evan, Cristina, John, Krystyna, Sebastiaan and guest Alan for joining me Francisco C/S. More thanks to Cristina and Sebastian for extra photos