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Ascent of Katahdin on 2010-06-27

Climber: Peter Chinigo

Date:Sunday, June 27, 2010
Ascent Type:Successful Summit Attained
Peak:Katahdin
    Location:USA-Maine
    Elevation:5268 ft / 1605 m

Ascent Trip Report

Traversed Knife Edge from South Peak, then returned all the way to original trailhead.
Summary Total Data
    Elevation Gain:5560 ft / 1694 m
    Elevation Loss:4068 ft / 1239 m
    Distance:4.7 mi / 7.6 km
    Route Conditions:
Maintained Trail, Scramble, Exposed Scramble
    Gear Used:
Ski Poles
    Weather:Pleasant, Breezy, Partly Cloudy
Ascent Statistics
    Elevation Gain:5260 ft / 1603 m
    Distance:0.4 mi / 0.6 km
    Route:Knife Edge
    Trailhead:South Peak  8 ft / 2 m
    Time Up:30 Minutes
Descent Statistics
    Elevation Loss:4068 ft / 1239 m
    Extra Gain:300 ft / 91 m
    Distance:4.3 mi / 6.9 km
    Route:Knife Edge / Helon Taylor
    Trailhead:Roaring Brook Campground  1500 ft / 457 m
    Time Down:7 Hours 0 Minutes
Ascent Part of Trip: Katahdin (0 nights total away from roads)

Complete Trip Sequence:
OrderPeak/PointDate
1Pamola Peak2010-06-27
2Chimney Peak2010-06-27
3Katahdin-South Peak2010-06-27
4Katahdin2010-06-27



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