Ascent of Mount Wrightson on 2013-01-01

Climber: Patrick Kirchmann

Other People:Solo Ascent
Date:Tuesday, January 1, 2013
Ascent Type:Successful Summit Attained
    Motorized Transport to Trailhead:4x4 Vehicle
Peak:Mount Wrightson
    Elevation:9453 ft / 2881 m

Ascent Trip Report

I visited my family in Tuscon, AZ and Mt Wrightson was my 1st of the year climb. There was snow on the ground and deep snow drifts. Great views of Tucson, the Sea of Cortez, Miller Peak, Mt Lemon and many more Sky Islands. I will be back for next Xmas and bag more high points.
Summary Total Data
    Total Elevation Gain:4013 ft / 1223 m
    Total Elevation Loss:4013 ft / 1223 m
    Round-Trip Distance:9.2 mi / 14.8 km
    Quality:6 (on a subjective 1-10 scale)
    Route Conditions:
Road Hike, Maintained Trail, Snow on Ground
    Gear Used:
Ski Poles
    Weather:Cool, Windy, Clear
Ascent Statistics
    Gain on way in:4013 ft / 1223 m
    Distance:5.1 mi / 8.2 km
    Route:Standard Route
    Start Trailhead:Madera Canyonn Rd  5440 ft / 1658 m
    Time:3 Hours 
Descent Statistics
    Loss on way out:4013 ft / 1223 m
    Distance:4.1 mi / 6.6 km
    Route:Standard Route
    End Trailhead:Madera Canyonn Rd  5440 ft / 1658 m
    Time:3 Hours 
GPS Data for Ascent/Trip

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Peaks:  climbed and  unclimbed by Patrick Kirchmann
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