Ascent of Mount Hood on 2021-04-21

Climber: Rick Teudt

Date:Wednesday, April 21, 2021
Ascent Type:Successful Summit Attained
Peak:Mount Hood
    Elevation:11239 ft / 3425 m

Ascent Trip Report

Weather was perfect, snow firm/icy and in great condition for crampons. Took left Pearly Gates chute up and down which had about 20 ft of solid ice. There were some old steps hacked into the ice but they were worn smooth and sloped the wrong way. Very glad to have 2 ice axes.
Summary Total Data
    Total Elevation Gain:5300 ft / 1615 m
    Total Elevation Loss:5300 ft / 1615 m
    Route Conditions:
Snow on Ground, Snow Climb
    Gear Used:
Ice Axe, Crampons, Headlamp, Ski Poles
    Weather:Cold, Calm, Clear
Cold in the morning (19 F at 9k ft) warm in the afternoon (low 50s)
Ascent Statistics
    Gain on way in:5300 ft / 1615 m
    Loss on way in:5300 ft / 1615 m
    Distance:5.6 mi / 9 km
    Route:Pearly Gates (left)
Descent Statistics
GPS Data for Ascent/Trip

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