Ascent of Abiel Peak on 2018-11-11
|Date:||Sunday, November 11, 2018|
|Ascent Type:||Successful Summit Attained|
| Elevation:||5365 ft / 1635 m|
Ascent Trip ReportTook PCT south from Windy Pass to usual junction and headed up boot path to junction with Silver Peak trail. From hear on it was breaking trail up and over South Silver and all the way to Abiel. Really glad I had my ice axe for the ascent of the ridge as snow was deep in places. Lots of wind on ridge. Summit views were spectacular. Thought about tagging Silver as well but decided against as once I got back to junction saw at least 30 people heading up.
|Summary Total Data|
| Total Elevation Gain:||1537 ft / 468 m|
| Route Conditions:||Maintained Trail, Unmaintained Trail, Snow on Ground, Scramble, Snow Climb|
| Gear Used:||Ice Axe, Ski Poles|
| Gain on way in:||1537 ft / 468 m|
| Distance:||8.9 mi / 14.3 km|
| Start Trailhead:||3828 ft / 1166 m|
|GPS Data for Ascent/Trip|
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