Ascent of Mount Whitney on 2012-05-25

Climber: Max Rees

Others in Party:Nicole Rees
Date:Friday, May 25, 2012
Ascent Type:Unsuccessful - Turned Back
Peak:Mount Whitney
    Elevation:12761 ft / 3889 m

Ascent Trip Report

Planned for an overnight trip but a storm forced us to try to peak in one day. Snow covered trails, and storm winds forced us to turn back.
Summary Total Data
    Total Elevation Gain:4521 ft / 1378 m
    Round-Trip Distance:14 mi / 22.5 km
    Route:Whitney Trail
    Trailhead:8240 ft / 2511 m
    Quality:9 (on a subjective 1-10 scale)
    Route Conditions:
Maintained Trail, Stream Ford, Snow on Ground
    Gear Used:
Ice Axe, Crampons
    Weather:Cool, Windy, Clear
GPS Data for Ascent/Trip

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Peaks:  climbed and  unclimbed by Max Rees
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