Ascent of Summerlin Peak on 2011-04-03

Climber: Eric Kassan

Others in Party:Joel Brewster
Jeff Casey
Harlan Stockman
Michelle Napoli
Ali Haghi
James Cho
Michael Shackleford
Date:Sunday, April 3, 2011
Ascent Type:Successful Summit Attained
Peak:Summerlin Peak
    Elevation:5082 ft / 1548 m

Ascent Trip Report

The ridge we took was fairly easy (mostly class 1-2 with only one or two short basic class 3 moves). The final summit area (150') looks tough from the topo map, but there is a decent well-worn path that takes a moderate angle up the back (west) wall leading to final easy slope.
Summary Total Data
    Total Elevation Gain:2262 ft / 689 m
    Total Elevation Loss:100 ft / 30 m
    Quality:4 (on a subjective 1-10 scale)
    Route Conditions:
Open Country, Scramble
    Gear Used:
Ski Poles
Ascent Statistics
    Gain on way in:2262 ft / 689 m
        Gain Breakdown:Net: 2162 ft / 658 m; Extra: 100 ft / 30m
    Loss on way in:100 ft / 30 m
    Distance:2.8 mi / 4.5 km
    Route:East ridge north of peak
    Start Trailhead:3455 Cliff Shadows Pkwy.  2920 ft / 890 m
    Time:2 Hours 15 Minutes
Descent Statistics
Ascent Part of Trip: 2011 Summerlin Peak

Complete Trip Sequence:
1Summerlin Peak2011-04-032262 ft / 689 m
2Mount Woody2011-04-03524 ft / 160 m
Total Trip Gain: 2786 ft / 849 m    Total Trip Loss: 2786 ft / 849 m
GPS Data for Ascent/Trip

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Peaks:  climbed and  unclimbed by Eric Kassan
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