Ascent of Carruthers Peak on 2007-03-07

Climber: Mick Stanic

Date:Wednesday, March 7, 2007
Ascent Type:Successful Summit Attained
Peak:Carruthers Peak
    Location:Australia-New South Wales
    Elevation:2144 m / 7037 ft

Ascent Trip Report

On this ascent i followed the Main Range track which starts at Charlotte Pass. Stopped for quite a while at Blue Lake (one of two cirques on mainland Australia), Carruthers Peak and the top of Mt Kosciuszko to take photos.

Carruthers Peak
Summary Total Data
    Elevation Gain:307 m / 1010 ft
    Elevation Loss:307 m / 1010 ft
    Distance:23 km / 14.3 mi
    Route Conditions:
Road Hike, Maintained Trail, Unmaintained Trail, Stream Ford, Scramble
    Weather:Pleasant, Breezy, Clear
Ascent Statistics
    Elevation Gain:307 m / 1010 ft
    Distance:7 km / 4.3 mi
    Route:Main Range Walk
    Trailhead:Charlotte Pass  1837 m / 6027 ft
    Time Up:3 Hours 
Descent Statistics
    Elevation Loss:307 m / 1010 ft
    Distance:16 km / 9.9 mi
    Route:Main Range Walk and Summit Walk
    Trailhead:Charlotte Pass  1837 m / 6027 ft
    Time Down:5 Hours 30 Minutes
Ascent Part of Trip: Kosciuszko 20070307

Complete Trip Sequence:
1Carruthers Peak2007-03-07 1331h
2Mount Kosciuszko2007-03-07 1546h

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