Ascent of Muir Peak on 2020-03-18

Climber: David Darby

Others in Party:Bryce Hill
Date:Wednesday, March 18, 2020
Ascent Type:Successful Summit Attained
Peak:Muir Peak
    Elevation:10188 ft / 3105 m

Ascent Trip Report

Corona Virus Isolation activity - Camp out on Rainier for 1 week. :-)

Actually, I climbed this as part of my Denali Prep Course with AAI - during Coronavirus outbreak...

08:00 - Depart "Camp" which was ~1 hr up from Paradise
09:00 - Panorama Point
14:45 - Camp Muir - ~45 mins eating, resting, taking pictures - then head to Muir Peak
15:40 - Muir Peak summit (~10 mins to climb)
15:50 - Back at Camp Muir
16:00 - Depart Camp Muir
17:30 - Panorama Point
17:45 - Back at "Camp"

Summary Total Data
    Total Elevation Gain:4188 ft / 1276 m
    Round-Trip Distance:8.5 mi / 13.7 km
    Route:Open country
    Trailhead:"Camp" - about 1 hr from Paradise  6000 ft / 1828 m
    Route Conditions:
Open Country, Snow on Ground, Snow Climb
    Gear Used:
Crampons, Rope, Ski Poles
    Weather:Cool, Calm, Clear
Awesome day
Ascent Statistics
    Time:7 Hours 40 Minutes
Descent Statistics
    Time:2 Hours 5 Minutes
Ascent Part of Trip: 2020_03_18 - Muir

Complete Trip Sequence:
1Panorama Point2020-03-18 
2Muir Peak2020-03-184188 ft / 1277 m
Total Trip Gain: 4188 ft / 1277 m    Total Trip Loss: 4188 ft / 1277 m
GPS Data for Ascent/Trip

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Peaks:  climbed and  unclimbed by David Darby
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