Peakbagger.com

Ascent of Suicide Rock on 1974-07-13

Climber: Greg Gerlach

Others in Party:Paul Placek
Date:Saturday, July 13, 1974
Ascent Type:Successful Summit Attained
Peak:Suicide Rock
    Location:USA-California
    Elevation:7528 ft / 2294 m

Ascent Trip Report

This was a 2 day backpack trip from Humber Park to Suicide Rock and back via the Devils Slide, PCT, Deer Springs, and Suicide Rock Trails, with one night spent at Strawberry Camp.
Summary Total Data
    Total Elevation Gain:4960 ft / 1511 m
    Total Elevation Loss:4960 ft / 1511 m
    Round-Trip Distance:18.8 mi / 30.3 km
    Grade/Class:Class 1
    Nights Spent:1 nights away from roads
Ascent Statistics
    Gain on way in:2800 ft / 853 m
        Gain Breakdown:Net: 1250 ft / 381 m; Extra: 1550 ft / 472m
    Loss on way in:1550 ft / 472 m
    Distance:9.4 mi / 15.1 km
    Route:See trip write up
    Start Trailhead:Humber Park  6278 ft / 1913 m
Descent Statistics
    Loss on way out:3410 ft / 1039 m
        Loss Breakdown:Net: 1250 ft / 381 m; Extra: 2160 ft / 658m
    Gain on way out:2160 ft / 658 m
    Distance:9.4 mi / 15.1 km
    Route:See trip write up
    End Trailhead:Humber Park  6278 ft / 1913 m



This page has been served 315 times since 2005-01-15.




Copyright © 1987-2020 by Peakbagger.com. All Rights Reserved. Questions/Comments/Corrections? See the Contact Page Terms of Service