Ascent of Florence Peak on 2021-07-10

Climber: James Graham

Others in Party:Solo
Date:Saturday, July 10, 2021
Ascent Type:Successful Summit Attained
Peak:Florence Peak
    Elevation:12432 ft / 3789 m

Ascent Trip Report

To 12,100. If you come back (and you should try), spend the night at Franklin Lake. The road into Mineral King is obnoxious. Bring tarp and twine for the effing marmots.
Summary Total Data
    Total Elevation Gain:4611 ft / 1405 m
    Round-Trip Distance:18 mi / 29 km
    Route:Franklin Pass
    Trailhead:Mineral King  7821 ft / 2383 m
    Quality:5 (on a subjective 1-10 scale)
    Route Conditions:
Maintained Trail, Open Country, Scramble
    Gear Used:
Ski Poles
    Weather:Drizzle, Hot
Fucking hot.
Ascent Statistics
    Time:5 Hours 30 Minutes
Descent Statistics
    Time:4 Hours 30 Minutes

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