Ascent of Proffit Mountain on 2011-02-13

Climber: Walter Blume

Others in Party:SLAG members
Kevin O'Laughlin
Date:Sunday, February 13, 2011
Ascent Type:Successful Summit Attained
    Motorized Transport to Trailhead:Carpool
Peak:Proffit Mountain
    Elevation:1700 ft / 518 m

Ascent Trip Report

Bushwhacked from Wildcat mountain. There was a lot of slushy snow, but the route was quite beautiful. Last portion to top went along power lines.
Summary Total Data
    Elevation Gain:2063 ft / 627 m
    Elevation Loss:2059 ft / 626 m
    Distance:10.9 mi / 17.5 km
    Quality:7 (on a subjective 1-10 scale)
    Route Conditions:
Maintained Trail, Unmaintained Trail, Bushwhack, Stream Ford, Snow on Ground, Snow Climb
    Gear Used:
Ski Poles
    Weather:Pleasant, Calm, Clear
Ascent Statistics
    Elevation Gain:463 ft / 140 m
    Extra Loss:400 ft / 121 m
    Distance:3.2 mi / 5.2 km
    Trailhead:1763 ft / 537 m
    Time Up:3 Hours 26 Minutes
Descent Statistics
    Elevation Loss:1659 ft / 505 m
    Extra Gain:1600 ft / 487 m
    Distance:7.7 mi / 12.4 km
    Route:Ozark Trail
    Trailhead:Taum Sauk Parking lot  1759 ft / 536 m
    Time Down:4 Hours 0 Minutes
Ascent Part of Trip: Trifecta

Complete Trip Sequence:
1Taum Sauk Mountain2011-02-13
2Wildcat Mountain2011-02-13 b
3Proffit Mountain2011-02-13 c
GPS Data for Ascent/Trip

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Peaks:  climbed and  unclimbed by Walter Blume
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