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Ascent of Granite Chief on 2019-10-19

Climber: Mihai Giurgiulescu

Others in Party:Craig Jagow
Sebastian Albu
Bill Carpenter
----Only Party on Mountain
Date:Saturday, October 19, 2019
Ascent Type:Successful Summit Attained
    Motorized Transport to Trailhead:Car
Peak:Granite Chief
    Location:USA-California
    Elevation:9006 ft / 2745 m
Summary Total Data
    Total Elevation Gain:3400 ft / 1035 m
    Total Elevation Loss:3400 ft / 1035 m
    Round-Trip Distance:10.9 mi / 17.5 km
    Route Conditions:
Maintained Trail, Unmaintained Trail, Snow on Ground
    Gear Used:
Ski Poles
Ascent Statistics
    Gain on way in:3120 ft / 950 m
        Gain Breakdown:Net: 2806 ft / 856 m; Extra: 314 ft / 95m
    Loss on way in:314 ft / 95 m
    Distance:5.5 mi / 8.8 km
    Route:Granite Chief Trail/PCT/SE Ridge
    Start Trailhead:Squaw Valley Ski Area Parking  6200 ft / 1889 m
Descent Statistics
    Loss on way out:3086 ft / 940 m
        Loss Breakdown:Net: 2806 ft / 856 m; Extra: 280 ft / 85m
    Gain on way out:280 ft / 85 m
    Distance:5.4 mi / 8.7 km
    Route:Granite Chief Trail/PCT/SE Ridge
    End Trailhead:Squaw Valley Ski Area Parking  6200 ft / 1889 m
Ascent Part of Trip: Tahoe Area Prom 10-19

Complete Trip Sequence:
OrderPeak/PointDateGain
1Red Lake Peak2019-10-18 a1830 ft / 558 m
2Hawkins Peak2019-10-18 b1830 ft / 558 m
3Waterhouse Peak2019-10-18 c1800 ft / 549 m
4Granite Chief2019-10-19 a3400 ft / 1036 m
5Mount Pluto2019-10-19 b780 ft / 238 m
6Pyramid Peak2019-10-204070 ft / 1241 m
Total Trip Gain: 13710 ft / 4180 m    Total Trip Loss: 13710 ft / 4180 m
GPS Data for Ascent/Trip


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Peaks:  climbed and  unclimbed by Mihai Giurgiulescu
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