Ascent of Jobs Peak on 2010-09-18

Climber: Tim Berger

Others in Party:none
3 at summit when arrived
two more coming up from Willow Pass Rd.
Date:Saturday, September 18, 2010
Ascent Type:Successful Summit Attained
Peak:Jobs Peak
    Elevation:10633 ft / 3240 m

Ascent Trip Report

Accessed from Job's sister

Follow light use trails on north side of ridge, angling up to gain elevation to junction with trail to Jobs Pk. from Willow Creek road. Trails are sandy fine scree. Summit of Job is at east end of ridge. Sizable summit area with surrounding out crops like ramparts. Great view straight up the Carson Valley escarpment creating the Tahoe highlands.
Summary Total Data
    Total Elevation Gain:833 ft / 253 m
    Total Elevation Loss:2383 ft / 726 m
    Round-Trip Distance:6.7 mi / 10.8 km
    Quality:3 (on a subjective 1-10 scale)
    Route Conditions:
Road Hike, Maintained Trail, Unmaintained Trail, Open Country, Stream Ford
    Weather:Pleasant, Windy, Clear
55F, wind 15 to 20
Ascent Statistics
    Gain on way in:833 ft / 253 m
    Distance:1.7 mi / 2.7 km
    Route:southwest along north side of ridge, turning NE to
    Start Trailhead:col with Job's Sister  9800 ft / 2987 m
    Time:1 Hours 5 Minutes
Descent Statistics
    Loss on way out:2383 ft / 726 m
    Distance:5 mi / 8.1 km
    Route:SW from Jobs Pk on use trail, maintained trails an
    End Trailhead:Amstrong Pass TH  8250 ft / 2514 m
    Time:2 Hours 
Ascent Part of Trip: Freel to Jobs (0 nights total away from roads)

Complete Trip Sequence:
1Freel Peak2010-09-182631 ft / 802 m
2Jobs Sister2010-09-18363 ft / 111 m
3Jobs Peak2010-09-18833 ft / 254 m
Total Trip Gain: 3827 ft / 1167 m    Total Trip Loss: 3727 ft / 1136 m

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