Ascent of Swasey Peak on 2013-06-16

Climber: Andy Boos

Other People:Solo Ascent
Only Party on Mountain
Date:Sunday, June 16, 2013
Ascent Type:Successful Summit Attained
Peak:Swasey Peak
    Elevation:9669 ft / 2947 m

Ascent Trip Report

Repeated ascent of 6/15 the next morning to search for missing GPS unit. Found it hanging from a bush on the descent route at around 9200.'
Summary Total Data
    Elevation Gain:1839 ft / 560 m
    Elevation Loss:1839 ft / 560 m
    Distance:3 mi / 4.8 km
    Quality:7 (on a subjective 1-10 scale)
    Route Conditions:
Open Country, Bushwhack, Exposed Scramble
Ascent Statistics
    Elevation Gain:1689 ft / 515 m
    Extra Loss:50 ft / 15 m
    Distance:1.5 mi / 2.4 km
    Route:S shoulder, E ridge
    Trailhead:Road at saddle S of peak  8030 ft / 2447 m
Descent Statistics
    Elevation Loss:1789 ft / 545 m
    Extra Gain:150 ft / 45 m
    Distance:1.5 mi / 2.4 km
    Route:direct down SW slope
    Trailhead:Road saddle S of peak  8030 ft / 2447 m

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