Ascent of Mount Whitney on 2012-09-14

Climber: Chad Painter

Others in Party:KM
Date:Friday, September 14, 2012
Ascent Type:Successful Summit Attained
Peak:Mount Whitney
    Elevation:14498 ft / 4418 m
Summary Total Data
    Total Elevation Gain:6779 ft / 2066 m
    Total Elevation Loss:758 ft / 230 m
    Round-Trip Distance:16.8 mi / 27.1 km
    Grade/Class:Class 3
    Route Conditions:
Road Hike, Maintained Trail, Unmaintained Trail, Open Country, Bushwhack, Stream Ford, Scramble, Exposed Scramble
    Gear Used:
Ski Poles
Ascent Statistics
    Gain on way in:6779 ft / 2066 m
        Gain Breakdown:Net: 6398 ft / 1950 m; Extra: 381 ft / 116m
    Loss on way in:381 ft / 116 m
    Distance:5.8 mi / 9.4 km
    Route:Mountaineers route
    Start Trailhead:Hiker overflow parking lot  8100 ft / 2468 m
    Time:9 Hours 48 Minutes
Descent Statistics
    Loss on way out:377 ft / 114 m
    Distance:11 mi / 17.7 km
    Route:Whitney trail
    End Trailhead:14121 ft / 4304 m
    Time:7 Hours 35 Minutes
Ascent Part of Trip: Whitney

Complete Trip Sequence:
1Mount Whitney2012-09-14 a6779 ft / 2066 m
2Keeler Needle2012-09-14 b246 ft / 75 m
Total Trip Gain: 7025 ft / 2141 m    Total Trip Loss: 758 ft / 231 m
GPS Data for Ascent/Trip

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Peaks:  climbed and  unclimbed by Chad Painter
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