Ascent of Emory Peak on 2009-04-13
|Others in Party:||Jill Stone|
|Date:||Monday, April 13, 2009|
|Ascent Type:||Successful Summit Attained|
| Elevation:||7825 ft / 2385 m|
Ascent Trip ReportBeautiful hike up from the Chisos Basin completed by an exposed scramble to the summit. Transiently felt like an irresponsible parent letting my 6 year old (plus other 3 children) climb up with me but he was fine - it was only me who felt very nervous. Very windy on top but fortunately plenty of satellite / radio equipment to hang on to while taking photos of the outstanding views.
|Summary Total Data|
| Elevation Gain:||2715 ft / 828 m|
| Route:||Pinnacles Trail & Emory Peak Trail|
| Trailhead:||Chisos Basin 5110 ft / 1557 m|
| Quality:||7 (on a subjective 1-10 scale)|
| Route Conditions:||Maintained Trail, Exposed Scramble|
| Weather:||Pleasant, Breezy, Clear|
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