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Ascent to Mount Olympus-False Peak on 2012-08-10

Climber: Bret Wirta

Date:Friday, August 10, 2012
Ascent Type:Unsuccessful - Turned Back
Point Reached:Mount Olympus - False Peak
    Location:USA-Washington
    Elevation:7884 ft / 2403 m
    Remaining Elevation:85 ft / 25 m (0% left to go)

Ascent Trip Report

I'm a backpacker and this was my first mountain climb. Though we didn't make the summit it was still an exciting adventure. This was from my blog: "I’ve always felt a bit jealous of mountain climbers I met on the trail, with their rakish attitude and dangerous looking equipment dangling from their backpacks. That would soon change because I was part of a climbing team headed up glacier-covered Mt. Olympus!... If you climbers want to remember what it was like being a novice go to http://exploreolympics.com/reports/?p=7236.- Bret Wirta
Summary Total Data
    Nights Spent:5 nights away from roads
    Weather:Pleasant, Breezy, Clear
Hazy with Siberian fires
Ascent Statistics
    Route:see my blog at www.ExploreOlympics.com
    Time Up:13 Hours 30 Minutes
Descent Statistics



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