Ascent of Mount Whitney on 2012-05-25
|Others in Party:||Nicole Rees|
|Date:||Friday, May 25, 2012|
|Ascent Type:||Unsuccessful - Turned Back|
| Elevation:||12761 ft / 3889 m|
Ascent Trip ReportPlanned 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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