Ascent of Burroughs Mountain on 2012-10-08

Climber: Richard Hensley

Other People:Solo Ascent
Only Party on Mountain
Date:Monday, October 8, 2012
Ascent Type:Successful Summit Attained
    Motorized Transport to Trailhead:Car
Peak:Burroughs Mountain
    Elevation:7828 ft / 2385 m

Ascent Trip Report

Last day of season the road to Sunrise was open.
Combined with hike to Fremont Lookout and Mt Fremont.
Summary Total Data
    Elevation Gain:1377 ft / 419 m
    Elevation Loss:2000 ft / 608 m
    Distance:5.3 mi / 8.5 km
    Route Conditions:
Maintained Trail, Unmaintained Trail
    Weather:Cool, Breezy, Clear
Ascent Statistics
    Elevation Gain:817 ft / 249 m
    Distance:0.9 mi / 1.5 km
    Trailhead:2nd saddle  7011 ft / 2136 m
Descent Statistics
    Elevation Loss:2000 ft / 608 m
    Extra Gain:560 ft / 170 m
    Distance:4.4 mi / 7.1 km
    Route:Burroughs Mtn & Sourdough Ridge trails
    Trailhead:Sunrise parking lot  6388 ft / 1947 m
    Time Down:1 Hours 35 Minutes
Ascent Part of Trip: Burroughs Mtn (0 nights total away from roads)

Complete Trip Sequence:
1First Burroughs Mountain2012-10-08
2Second Burroughs Mountain2012-10-08
3Burroughs Mountain2012-10-08

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