Ascent of Guye Peak on 2008-08-12
|Others in Party:||Lauren|
|Date:||Tuesday, August 12, 2008|
|Ascent Type:||Successful Summit Attained|
| Elevation:||5168 ft / 1575 m|
Ascent Trip ReportMounties basic climb. We started cold. I underestimated the altitude effect on the temperature. Regardless, I was comfortable once we got going. We began around 730 am. Finished around 9pm. It was a long day. There were numerous points that were supposed to be exposed scrambles that we had to rope up for. Had we not roped up so often I think that it would have gone alot faster.
Berry took, what could have been a serious fall. It was eye-opening to see all of the saftey systems work, but it didn't change the fact that he fell about 7 feet before the line caught.
When all was said and done, I am glad that I got to climb with Sam but once again I didn't have much time on the summit.
|Summary Total Data|
| Elevation Gain:||1968 ft / 600 m|
| Distance:||4 mi / 6.4 km|
| Route:||The ramp|
| Trailhead:||alpental lot 3200 ft / 975 m|
| Grade/Class:||Class IV, 5.4|
| Route Conditions:||Maintained Trail, Bushwhack, Scramble, Exposed Scramble, Rock Climb|
| Gear Used:||Rope|
| Weather:||Pleasant, Calm, Partly Cloudy|
| Time Up:||8 Hours |
| Time Down:||5 Hours |
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