Ascent of Mount Whitney on 2018-10-18

Climber: Bob Keranen

Date:Thursday, October 18, 2018
Ascent Type:Unsuccessful - Turned Back
Peak:Mount Whitney
    Elevation:11000 ft / 3352 m

Ascent Trip Report

Solo attempt on Whitney- camped one night at 11,000ft. Turned around second day due to concerns about length of drive back to Olympia in time to lead a Club climb. I'll be back.
Summary Total Data
    Total Elevation Gain:2700 ft / 822 m
    Total Elevation Loss:2700 ft / 822 m
    Round-Trip Distance:5.6 mi / 9 km
    Route Conditions:
Maintained Trail
    Gear Used:
Ski Poles
Ascent Statistics
    Gain on way in:2700 ft / 822 m
    Distance:2.8 mi / 4.5 km
    Route:Whitney Portal
    Start Trailhead:Whitney Portal Th  8300 ft / 2529 m
Descent Statistics
    Loss on way out:2700 ft / 822 m
    Distance:2.8 mi / 4.5 km
    Route:Whitney Portal
    End Trailhead:8300 ft / 2529 m
GPS Data for Ascent/Trip

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Peaks:  climbed and  unclimbed by Bob Keranen
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