Ascent of Mount Venture on 2021-01-21

Climber: Sara Weimar

Other People:Solo Ascent
Only Party on Mountain
Date:Thursday, January 21, 2021
Ascent Type:Successful Summit Attained
Peak:Mount Venture
    Elevation:10420 ft / 3176 m

Ascent Trip Report

Fun day out with the splitboard, but really could have used some splitboard crampons (or actual crampons) for the upper portion of the north ridge above Guardsman Pass. Easy, if chunky, ride down and the road out was rutted by snowmobiles to make a sweet pump track out.
Summary Total Data
    Total Elevation Gain:1600 ft / 487 m
    Total Elevation Loss:55 ft / 16 m
    Route Conditions:
Road Hike, Snow on Ground, Snow Climb
    Gear Used:
Skis, Ski Poles
Ascent Statistics
    Gain on way in:1600 ft / 487 m
        Gain Breakdown:Net: 1545 ft / 471 m; Extra: 55 ft / 16m
    Loss on way in:55 ft / 16 m
    Distance:5.8 mi / 9.3 km
    Route:North Ridge
    Start Trailhead:Guardsman Pass Winter TH  8875 ft / 2705 m
    Time:2 Hours 45 Minutes
Descent Statistics
    Time:30 Minutes

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