Ascent of Seven Fingered Jack on 2011-09-03
|Date:||Saturday, September 3, 2011|
|Ascent Type:||Successful Summit Attained|
|Peak:||Seven Fingered Jack|
| Elevation:||9100 ft / 2773 m|
Ascent Trip ReportThree day trip with Patty and the dogs, Phelps Creek TH approach. Made it from TH (3500) to Leroy Basin (6100) in just over three hours with overnight gear. Set up camp and headed for SFJ around 1:30. Used climbers trail from camp up to 6800 ft. bench, then up to the next bench under the Maude col, made a rising NE traverse under the fingers to the NW ridge leading up to the summit. Lots of loose rock. Made the summit around 4:45pm, headed down around 5pm, back to camp by 7:30pm. Climbed Maude the following day.
|Summary Total Data|
| Total Elevation Gain:||5600 ft / 1706 m|
| Gain on way in:||5600 ft / 1706 m|
| Start Trailhead:||3500 ft / 1066 m|
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