Ascent of Silki on 2019-02-27
|Others in Party:||Denise Mclellan|
Rob Woodall -- Trip Report or GPS Track
----Only Party on Mountain
|Date:||Wednesday, February 27, 2019|
|Ascent Type:||Successful Summit Attained|
| Elevation:||14501 ft / 4419 m|
Ascent Trip ReportSummit :- N13.34068deg.,E038.26588deg. 4422m Rocky summit.
From Arkwasiye camp we gain the grassy ridge line and follow it N passing where the Arkwasiya Pass crosses the ridghe. We continue along the ridge on a good path up onto the W slope of Beroch Wuha. Leave path and ascend NE over rough grass / bushes of everlasting flowers to gain col on ridgeline. Broad grassy ridge NE reaches rocky summit of what we believe is Silki. Good views.
|Summary Total Data|
| Total Elevation Gain:||2677 ft / 815 m|
| Total Elevation Loss:||66 ft / 20 m|
| Quality:||7 (on a subjective 1-10 scale)|
| Route Conditions:||Unmaintained Trail, Open Country|
| Gear Used:||Animal/Pet, Tent Camp|
| Weather:||Pleasant, Calm, Clear|
| Gain on way in:||2677 ft / 815 m|
| Gain Breakdown:||Net: 2611 ft / 795 m; Extra: 66 ft / 20m|
| Loss on way in:||66 ft / 20 m|
| Route:||SW ridge|
| Start Trailhead:||Arkwasiye Pass camp 11890 ft / 3624 m|
| Time:||3 Hours 37 Minutes|
|Ascent Part of Trip: Simien Mountains (6 nights total away from roads)|
Complete Trip Sequence:
Total Trip Gain: 19390 ft / 5910 m Total Trip Loss: 18964 ft / 5780 m
|GPS Data for Ascent/Trip|
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