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Ascent of Blanca Peak on 2016-09-26

Climber: Evan Battaglia

Other People:Solo Ascent
Only Party on Mountain
Date:Monday, September 26, 2016
Ascent Type:Successful Summit Attained
Peak:Blanca Peak
    Location:USA-Colorado
    Elevation:14345 ft / 4372 m

Ascent Trip Report

8am to 9pm or 10pm. Downclimbing Gash Ridge is just plain awful. Last technical bit (into saddle) I had to rappel. No sign of anyone else rappelling, except for the little bit on the ascent (which is easy to downclimb), which makes me think very few people descend this route.
Summary Total Data
    Elevation Gain:3645 ft / 1111 m
    Route Conditions:
Scramble, Exposed Scramble
    Gear Used:
Rope
Ascent Statistics
    Elevation Gain:3645 ft / 1111 m
    Route:Gash Ridge
    Trailhead:10700 ft / 3261 m
Descent Statistics
    Route:Gash Ridge



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