Ascent to Downs Mountain-Goat Flat on 1989-08-09

Climber: David J. Rhude

Others in Party:John Forsberg
Charlie Parker
Date:Wednesday, August 9, 1989
Ascent Type:No Summit Goal
    Motorized Transport to Trailhead:Car
Point Reached:Downs Mountain - Goat Flat
    Elevation:12012 ft / 3661 m

Ascent Trip Report

charlie parker clearly gets acute mountain sickness (AMS) while on Goat Flat.... we retreat to base camp at Upper Phillips Lake and he recovers quickly!
Summary Total Data
    Total Elevation Gain:4543 ft / 1384 m
    Route:Bomber Basin trail
    Trailhead:East Torrey Creek/Trail Lake  7469 ft / 2276 m
    Route Conditions:
Maintained Trail, Unmaintained Trail, Open Country, Bushwhack, Snow on Ground, Scramble
    Nights Spent:2 nights away from roads
    Weather:Cool, Breezy, Partly Cloudy
Ascent Statistics
    Time:2 Days 
Descent Statistics
    Time:2 Days 

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