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Ascent of South Sister on 2015-06-07

Climber: Richard Partridge

Others in Party:Alex Ellis
Dalen Willhite
Mike Morris
Danni Harris
George Williamson
Marge Huseman

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Date:Sunday, June 7, 2015
Ascent Type:Successful Summit Attained
    Motorized Transport to Trailhead:Car
Peak:South Sister
    Location:USA-Oregon
    Elevation:10358 ft / 3157 m
Summary Total Data
    Total Elevation Gain:3839 ft / 1170 m
    Total Elevation Loss:3487 ft / 1062 m
    Round-Trip Distance:8 mi / 12.9 km
    Grade/Class:II
    Route Conditions:
Open Country, Snow on Ground, Glacier Climb
    Gear Used:
Ice Axe, Crampons, Rope, Ski Poles, Tent Camp
    Weather:Pleasant, Calm, Clear
Ascent Statistics
    Gain on way in:3839 ft / 1170 m
        Gain Breakdown:Net: 3758 ft / 1146 m; Extra: 81 ft / 24m
    Loss on way in:81 ft / 24 m
    Distance:4 mi / 6.4 km
    Route:Prouty Glacier
    Start Trailhead:North Green Lake  6600 ft / 2011 m
Descent Statistics
    Loss on way out:3406 ft / 1038 m
    Distance:4 mi / 6.4 km
    Route:North Ridge
    End Trailhead:Camp Lake  6952 ft / 2118 m
Ascent Part of Trip: Three Peaks Adventure (2 nights total away from roads)

Complete Trip Sequence:
OrderPeak/PointDateGain
1Broken Top2015-06-064233 ft / 1290 m
2South Sister2015-06-073839 ft / 1170 m
3Middle Sister2015-06-083865 ft / 1178 m
Total Trip Gain: 11937 ft / 3638 m    Total Trip Loss: 12107 ft / 3691 m



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