Ascent of Kendall Peak on 2012-09-29

Climber: Chad Straub

Others in Party:Ben
Date:Saturday, September 29, 2012
Ascent Type:Successful Summit Attained
Peak:Kendall Peak
    Elevation:5784 ft / 1762 m

Ascent Trip Report

Scrambled up with Ben, Tiff, Maverick the Mastiff and Kingston the Great Dane on the way to camp at Ridge Lake. Not a cloud in the sky but forest fire haze filled the air in all directions
Summary Total Data
    Total Elevation Gain:3084 ft / 940 m
    Total Elevation Loss:524 ft / 159 m
    Round-Trip Distance:7.3 mi / 11.8 km
    Grade/Class:Class 3
    Quality:9 (on a subjective 1-10 scale)
    Route Conditions:
Maintained Trail, Unmaintained Trail, Scramble, Exposed Scramble
    Gear Used:
Ski Poles, Tent Camp
    Weather:Pleasant, Calm, Clear
no clouds, but thick haze from forest fire smoke all around
Ascent Statistics
    Gain on way in:3084 ft / 940 m
        Gain Breakdown:Net: 2784 ft / 848 m; Extra: 300 ft / 91m
    Loss on way in:300 ft / 91 m
    Distance:5.5 mi / 8.9 km
    Start Trailhead:PCT/Snoqualmie Pass Trailhead  3000 ft / 914 m
    Time:3 Hours 15 Minutes
Descent Statistics
    Loss on way out:224 ft / 68 m
    Distance:1.8 mi / 2.9 km
    End Trailhead:Ridge Lake  5560 ft / 1694 m
    Time:2 Hours 45 Minutes
Ascent Part of Trip: PCT Overnight 9/29-9/30/2012

Complete Trip Sequence:
1Kendall Peak2012-09-293084 ft / 940 m
2Alaska Mountain2012-09-30835 ft / 255 m
Total Trip Gain: 3919 ft / 1195 m    Total Trip Loss: 3679 ft / 1122 m

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