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Ascent of Mummys Nose on 2021-04-11

Climber: Richard Hensley

Others in Party:Kevin Humes
Amber Cavazos
Ritch Go
Sanjay
----Only Party on Mountain
Date:Sunday, April 11, 2021
Ascent Type:Successful Summit Attained
    Motorized Transport to Trailhead:Car
Peak:Mummys Nose
    Location:USA-Nevada
    Elevation:10751 ft / 3276 m

Ascent Trip Report

No snow until in the main gully around 9260msl. Started well, with a nice firm crust that usually held us up. As it got steeper, we changed from micro-spikes to crampons. But higher up (guess 400ft), it started turning to mostly powder. Better crust was sometimes found under the trees, where snowmelt had dripped down onto the slope, and created a thicker, icier top. Took our crampons off at the saddle, as the remainder was mostly melted. The scramble section was clear of snow.
Summary Total Data
    Total Elevation Gain:2734 ft / 833 m
    Total Elevation Loss:2734 ft / 833 m
    Round-Trip Distance:3.7 mi / 6 km
    Route Conditions:
Unmaintained Trail, Open Country, Snow on Ground, Scramble, Snow Climb
    Gear Used:
Ice Axe, Crampons, Ski Poles
Ascent Statistics
    Gain on way in:2711 ft / 826 m
        Gain Breakdown:Net: 2688 ft / 819 m; Extra: 23 ft / 7m
    Loss on way in:23 ft / 7 m
    Distance:1.9 mi / 3.1 km
    Route:SW saddle
    Start Trailhead:Lee Canyon Rd  8063 ft / 2457 m
    Time:4 Hours 10 Minutes
Descent Statistics
    Loss on way out:2711 ft / 826 m
        Loss Breakdown:Net: 2688 ft / 819 m; Extra: 23 ft / 7m
    Gain on way out:23 ft / 7 m
    Distance:1.8 mi / 2.9 km
    Route:SW saddle
    End Trailhead:Lee Canyon Rd  8063 ft / 2457 m
    Time:1 Hours 57 Minutes
GPS Data for Ascent/Trip


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