We were able to summit Chicoma but not Polvadera. It was pretty clear from the get go that we were going to get rained on. There was already too much momentum so we went for it. By the time we summited around noonish, the thunder had started. Ever seen lightning from the rear when you are facing forward? That’ll put a tingle in ya!
Our route was not the one planned on. I was going to use trail 276 but it disappeared after the first mile. I doubt there has been any maintenance on it in a long time. Instead we ended up traversing the Southeast slope on the Santa Clara pueblo border fence and then straight up slope. The summit is pretty nice but views take some effort because Chicoma is a big, round mountain that requires you to move down slope to see distant objects. The route we did take had fantastic views of Santa Clara Canyon and the Valle Caldera. You can see the actual track we used with the track we planned in the following link. Red is the one we did, Blue is what we had planned.