Ascent of Mount Olympus on 2014-07-12
|Date:||Saturday, July 12, 2014|
|Ascent Type:||Successful Summit Attained|
| Elevation:||7969 ft / 2428 m|
Ascent Trip ReportFound internet partner at last minute. Strong hiker. Good on snow - left some of my rock gear on the mountain. Hiked in 17.5 miles in one day with 53 pound pack. 12 hour summit day. Screwed up on rock - didn't climb steep snow first. Climbed from col - crap rock. Onsighted all. Summit day out to Elk Lake - then finished the next day and made Seattle redeye flight.
Very nice overall mountaineering experience - had it all. Great weather!
|Summary Total Data|
| Elevation Gain:||7369 ft / 2246 m|
| Route:||Blue Glacier|
| Trailhead:||Hoh River Visitor Center 600 ft / 182 m|
| Route Conditions:||Maintained Trail, Rock Climb, Glacier Climb|
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