Ascent of Saddleback Mountain on 2014-09-23

Climber: Dan Kircheis

Other People:Solo Ascent
Date:Tuesday, September 23, 2014
Ascent Type:Successful Summit Attained
Peak:Saddleback Mountain
    Elevation:4120 ft / 1255 m

Ascent Trip Report

Two day ascent from U.S. Route 4. Hiked to base of Mountain on day one (~4 miles) and then climbed Saddleback and the horn and back to Rt. 4 on day 2 (day 2 total ~11 miles). At the top of saddleback it was very windy with freezing drizzle. The Rhime ice was beautiful.
Summary Total Data
    Quality:8 (on a subjective 1-10 scale)
    Route Conditions:
Maintained Trail
    Gear Used:
Ski Poles
    Nights Spent:1 nights away from roads
    Weather:Drizzle, Cool, Extremely Windy, Low Clouds
freezing drizzle
Ascent Statistics
    Time Up:2 Days 
Ascent Part of Trip: Saddleback and Horn (1 nights total away from roads)

Complete Trip Sequence:
 Saddleback Mountain2014-09-23
2Saddleback Mountain-The Horn2014-09-23

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