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Ascent of Cardiff Peak on 2021-01-21

Climber: Emmo 1

Others in Party:Alan D.
Date:Thursday, January 21, 2021
Ascent Type:Successful Summit Attained
    Motorized Transport to Trailhead:Car
Peak:Cardiff Peak
    Location:USA-Utah
    Elevation:10277 ft / 3132 m

Ascent Trip Report

Did a double ascent of Cardiff. Skinned up the east face from the Alta parking lot and then skied down the ridge heading north as far as Cardiff Mine. Skinned back up the ridge for the re-summit and then did a ski descent just slightly uphill of our ascent path.
Summary Total Data
    Total Elevation Gain:2964 ft / 902 m
    Total Elevation Loss:2964 ft / 903 m
    Round-Trip Distance:5 mi / 8 km
    Route Conditions:
Snow on Ground, Snow Climb
    Gear Used:
Skis, Ski Poles
Ascent Statistics
    Gain on way in:1637 ft / 498 m
    Distance:1.1 mi / 1.8 km
    Route:East face
    Start Trailhead:Alta Parking  8640 ft / 2633 m
    Time:1 Hours 45 Minutes
Descent Statistics
    Loss on way out:2964 ft / 903 m
        Loss Breakdown:Net: 1637 ft / 499 m; Extra: 1327 ft / 404m
    Gain on way out:1327 ft / 404 m
    Distance:3.9 mi / 6.3 km
    Route:Via Cardiff Mine and then resubmitted Cardiff Pk.
    End Trailhead:Alta Parking  8640 ft / 2633 m
    Time:3 Hours 
GPS Data for Ascent/Trip


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