Ascent of Ibapah Peak on 2013-05-18

Climber: Darren Knezek

Date:Saturday, May 18, 2013
Ascent Type:Successful Summit Attained
Peak:Ibapah Peak
    Elevation:12087 ft / 3684 m

Ascent Trip Report

Hiked up Granite Creek and camped at 10,200 with The Utah Climbing Club. Encountered much rain, hail, sleet, and snow. Got up and left camp around 9 am. Needed snowshoes plus ice ax and finally crampons on the last 500 feet. Great trip!!!
Summary Total Data
    Elevation Gain:5287 ft / 1612 m
    Elevation Loss:5287 ft / 1612 m
    Distance:14 mi / 22.5 km
    Quality:10 (on a subjective 1-10 scale)
    Route Conditions:
Road Hike, Unmaintained Trail, Open Country, Stream Ford, Snow on Ground, Snow Climb
    Gear Used:
Ice Axe, Crampons, Ski Poles, Snowshoes, Tent Camp
    Weather:Snowing, Frigid, Windy, Low Clouds
Ascent Statistics
    Elevation Gain:5287 ft / 1612 m
    Distance:7 mi / 11.3 km
    Route:Granite Creek
    Trailhead:6800 ft / 2072 m
    Time Up:24 Hours 
Descent Statistics
    Elevation Loss:5287 ft / 1612 m
    Distance:7 mi / 11.3 km
    Trailhead:6800 ft / 2072 m
    Time Down:5 Hours 

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