Ascent of Crestone Peak-East Peak on 2010-09-03

Climber: Eric Noel

Others in Party:Greg Slayden
Date:Friday, September 3, 2010
Ascent Type:Successful Summit Attained
    Motorized Transport to Trailhead:Hi-Clearance Vehicle
Peak:Crestone Peak-East Peak
    Elevation:14240 ft / 4340 m

Ascent Trip Report

I think this sub-peak is missing a contour on the map. It is probably lower than Crestone but not 14 to 54 feet lower. Even 14 feet lower seems like a stretch to me. But whatever. I tagged em both.

Easy class 3- scramble from the saddle betwixt the two.
Summary Total Data
    Total Elevation Gain:60 ft / 18 m
    Round-Trip Distance:0.1 mi / 0.2 km
    Route:Standard Face
    Trailhead:Crestone Col  14180 ft / 4322 m
    Grade/Class:Class 3 Easy
    Quality:5 (on a subjective 1-10 scale)
    Route Conditions:
    Nights Spent:1 nights away from roads
    Weather:Pleasant, Breezy, Clear
Sunny all of the sudden
Ascent Part of Trip: Crestone (1 nights total away from roads)

Complete Trip Sequence:
1Crestone Peak2010-09-03 a5514 ft / 1681 m
2Crestone Peak-East Peak2010-09-03 b60 ft / 18 m
Total Trip Gain: 5574 ft / 1699 m    Total Trip Loss: 5574 ft / 1699 m

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