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Ascent of Peak 8565 on 2020-07-15

Climber: William Musser

Other People:Solo Ascent
Only Party on Mountain
Date:Wednesday, July 15, 2020
Ascent Type:Successful Summit Attained
Peak:Peak 8565
    Location:USA-Colorado
    Elevation:8565 ft / 2610 m

Ascent Trip Report

9th time of this peak and tried something differ. Headed straight up along the forest PL but never out of bounds. Found a ridiculously steep class 2 slope and hit some class 2+ near the ridge and some easy class 3 - most direct route ever.
0.4 miles up in 17 minutes and down in 12 minutes for less than one mile

Summary Total Data
    Total Elevation Gain:533 ft / 161 m
    Total Elevation Loss:40 ft / 11 m
    Round-Trip Distance:0.9 mi / 1.4 km
    Grade/Class:1 thru 3
    Quality:6 (on a subjective 1-10 scale)
    Route Conditions:
Maintained Trail, Unmaintained Trail, Bushwhack, Scramble
Ascent Statistics
    Gain on way in:508 ft / 154 m
        Gain Breakdown:Net: 493 ft / 150 m; Extra: 15 ft / 4m
    Loss on way in:15 ft / 4 m
    Distance:0.4 mi / 0.6 km
    Route:Bushwack and scrambles mostly
    Start Trailhead:8072 ft / 2460 m
    Time:17 Minutes
Descent Statistics
    Loss on way out:25 ft / 7 m
    Gain on way out:25 ft / 7 m
    Distance:0.5 mi / 0.8 km
    Time:12 Minutes



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