Ascent of Big Horn on 2015-04-26

Climber: Sam Grant

Others in Party:Ben Stokes -- Trip Report or GPS Track
----Only Party on Mountain
Date:Sunday, April 26, 2015
Ascent Type:Successful Summit Attained
Peak:Big Horn
    Elevation:10877 ft / 3315 m
Summary Total Data
    Total Elevation Gain:5421 ft / 1651 m
    Total Elevation Loss:5421 ft / 1651 m
    Round-Trip Distance:10.6 mi / 17 km
    Route Conditions:
Road Hike, Maintained Trail, Open Country, Snow on Ground, Snow Climb
    Gear Used:
Ice Axe, Snowshoes
    Weather:Snowing, Cold, Very Windy, Low Clouds
White out conditions the last few hundred vertical feet to the top. Wind gusts upwards of 50 mph.
Ascent Statistics
    Gain on way in:5374 ft / 1637 m
        Gain Breakdown:Net: 5327 ft / 1624 m; Extra: 47 ft / 14m
    Loss on way in:47 ft / 14 m
    Distance:5.6 mi / 9 km
    Route:South Ridge via the Hamongogs
    Start Trailhead:Water Tanks  5550 ft / 1691 m
    Time:4 Hours 30 Minutes
Descent Statistics
    Loss on way out:5374 ft / 1637 m
        Loss Breakdown:Net: 5327 ft / 1624 m; Extra: 47 ft / 14m
    Gain on way out:47 ft / 14 m
    Distance:5 mi / 8.1 km
    End Trailhead:5550 ft / 1691 m
    Time:3 Hours 5 Minutes
GPS Data for Ascent/Trip

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Peaks:  climbed and  unclimbed by Sam Grant
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