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Ascent of Ellis Peak on 1988-02-15

Climber: John E Sarna

Other People:Solo Ascent
Date:Monday, February 15, 1988
Ascent Type:Successful Summit Attained
    Motorized Transport to Trailhead:Ski Lift
Peak:Ellis Peak
    Location:USA-California
    Elevation:8740 ft / 2663 m

Ascent Trip Report

Parked at Homewood Ski Area; paid $23 for lift ticket; after practicing telemark turns, took 2 chair-lifts up to 7800' level and continued solo up to Ellis and back (took 3 hours). Nice views. Slopes were icy after 3 PM
Summary Total Data
    Elevation Gain:1052 ft / 319 m
    Elevation Loss:1052 ft / 319 m
    Distance:2.6 mi / 4.2 km
    Route Conditions:
Snow on Ground
    Gear Used:
Skis
Ascent Statistics
    Elevation Gain:952 ft / 289 m
    Extra Loss:100 ft / 30 m
    Distance:1.3 mi / 2.1 km
    Route:from Homewood Ski Area chairlift
    Trailhead:Homewood Ski Area  7888 ft / 2404 m
Descent Statistics
    Elevation Loss:952 ft / 289 m
    Extra Gain:100 ft / 30 m
    Distance:1.3 mi / 2.1 km
    Route:to Homewood Ski Area chairlift
    Trailhead:Homewood Ski Area  7888 ft / 2404 m



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