Ascent of Puy de Sancy on 2019-09-06

Climber: David Howells

Date:Friday, September 6, 2019
Ascent Type:Successful Summit Attained
Peak:Puy de Sancy
    Elevation:6184 ft / 1884 m

Ascent Trip Report

A cracking 19km horseshoe taking in all the high points of the mont dore area of Auvergne including Puy De Sancy at 1885m. Plenty of parking at the start point, even for motor homes. Follow the gpx track it’s pretty much smack on. Excellent route.
Summary Total Data
    Total Elevation Gain:2953 ft / 900 m
    Grade/Class:Hard hike
    Quality:7 (on a subjective 1-10 scale)
    Route Conditions:
Road Hike, Maintained Trail, Unmaintained Trail, Scramble
    Gear Used:
Ski Poles
    Weather:Cool, Breezy, Partly Cloudy
Balmy cloudy day
Ascent Statistics
    Gain on way in:2953 ft / 900 m
    Distance:11.8 mi / 19 km
    Start Trailhead:3231 ft / 984 m
    Time:6 Hours 
Descent Statistics
GPS Data for Ascent/Trip

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Peaks:  climbed and  unclimbed by David Howells
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