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Ascent of Yushan on 2019-11-28

Climber: Matt Stewart

Others in Party:Tiffany
Arthur Huang
Date:Thursday, November 28, 2019
Ascent Type:Successful Summit Attained
    Motorized Transport to Trailhead:Start at Home
Peak:Yushan
    Location:Taiwan
    Elevation:12963 ft / 3951 m

Ascent Trip Report

3:00, 0 miles - Dongpu Lodge
3:03, 0.1 miles - Highway 18 & Road to trailhead (3 minutes, 0.1 miles)
3:40, 1.7 miles - Tatajia Saddle (trailhead) (37 minutes, 1.6 miles)
6:45, 6.7 miles - Arrive Paiyun Lodge (3:05, 5 miles)
7:11, 6.7 miles - Depart Paiyun Lodge
8:47, 8.2 miles - Arrive Yushan Main Peak(1:36, 1.5 miles)
9:23, 8.3 miles - Depart Yushan Main Peak (36 minutes, 0.1 miles exploring the summit)
10:28, 9.7 miles - Arrive Paiyun Lodge (1:05, 1.4 miles)
10:41, 9.7 miles - Depart Paiyun Lodge
13:21, 14.9 miles - Tatajia Saddle (2:40, 5.2 miles)
Shuttle back to Highway 18 (5 minute ride) and wait 45 minutes for next bus to village of Tongfu (75 minutes on windy Highway 21, beautiful views of Yushan Range)

Highest peak in Taiwan. Awesome to bag!

Strava: https://www.strava.com/activities/2896467997
Summary Total Data
    Total Elevation Gain:5154 ft / 1570 m
    Extra Gain:350 ft / 106 m
    Round-Trip Distance:16.4 mi / 26.4 km
    Route:Yushan Trail
    Trailhead:Tatajia  8509 ft / 2593 m
    Route Conditions:
Maintained Trail
    Gear Used:
Headlamp
    Weather:Pleasant, Windy, Clear
Generally pleasant weather with no wind, super windy near summit
Ascent Statistics
    Time:5 Hours 45 Minutes
Descent Statistics
    Time:4 Hours 5 Minutes
GPS Data for Ascent/Trip


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Peaks:  climbed and  unclimbed by Matt Stewart
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