Ascent of Whipple Mountains High Point on 2015-01-31

Climber: Don Raether

Others in Party:Mat Kelliher - Leader
Date:Saturday, January 31, 2015
Ascent Type:Successful Summit Attained
    Motorized Transport to Trailhead:Hi-Clearance Vehicle
Peak:Whipple Mountains High Point
    Elevation:4130 ft / 1258 m

Ascent Trip Report

Hiked NW ridge to 3292' and then down to 3000' saddle south of 3292' to join DPS route B. Clouds obscured summit ridge, but cleared by the time we left. Wonderful views! Descended same route.
Summary Total Data
    Total Elevation Gain:3650 ft / 1112 m
    Extra Gain:500 ft / 152 m
    Round-Trip Distance:9.4 mi / 15.1 km
    Route:3292'/Rte "B"
    Trailhead:War Eagle No. 1 Mine  1480 ft / 451 m
    Quality:7 (on a subjective 1-10 scale)
    Route Conditions:
Open Country, Scramble
    Weather:Cool, Breezy, Clear

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