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Ascent of Elephant Butte on 2020-01-18

Climber: William Musser

Others in Party:David Musser
Date:Saturday, January 18, 2020
Ascent Type:Successful Summit Attained
Peak:Elephant Butte
    Location:USA-Colorado
    Elevation:8405 ft / 2561 m
Summary Total Data
    Total Elevation Gain:1220 ft / 371 m
    Total Elevation Loss:255 ft / 77 m
    Round-Trip Distance:4.1 mi / 6.6 km
    Grade/Class:2,2+,2, 3
    Quality:7 (on a subjective 1-10 scale)
    Route Conditions:
Unmaintained Trail, Open Country, Bushwhack, Snow on Ground, Scramble, Exposed Scramble
Ascent Statistics
    Gain on way in:1025 ft / 312 m
        Gain Breakdown:Net: 965 ft / 294 m; Extra: 60 ft / 18m
    Loss on way in:60 ft / 18 m
    Distance:1.1 mi / 1.8 km
    Route:see GPS track
    Start Trailhead:saddle between peaks  7440 ft / 2267 m
Descent Statistics
    Loss on way out:195 ft / 59 m
    Gain on way out:195 ft / 59 m
    Distance:3 mi / 4.8 km
    Route:see GPS track
Ascent Part of Trip: Evergreen-54

Complete Trip Sequence:
OrderPeak/PointDateGain
1Green Mountain2020-01-18 a1131 ft / 345 m
2Alderfer Hill2020-01-18 b477 ft / 145 m
3Elephant Butte2020-01-18 c1220 ft / 372 m
Total Trip Gain: 2828 ft / 862 m    Total Trip Loss: 1197 ft / 366 m
GPS Data for Ascent/Trip


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Peaks:  climbed and  unclimbed by William Musser
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