Ascent of Alta Peak on 2008-10-11
|Others in Party:||Sara C.|
|Date:||Saturday, October 11, 2008|
|Ascent Type:||Successful Summit Attained|
| Elevation:||11204 ft / 3414 m|
Ascent Trip ReportStarted out at the Wolverton campground and ascended by maintained trail via Panther Gap.
Pretty cold... the water in my bottle was freezing up. We ascended into a cloud around 9500 feet, which obscured the view entirely for the last couple miles =/ There was some light snow for much of the way. It was a great hike though with lots of different scenery to keep things interesting.
|Summary Total Data|
| Total Elevation Gain:||3844 ft / 1171 m|
| Route Conditions:||Maintained Trail|
| Weather:||Snowing, Cold, Calm|
| Gain on way in:||3844 ft / 1171 m|
| Distance:||14 mi / 22.5 km|
| Start Trailhead:||Wolverton Trailhead 7360 ft / 2243 m|
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