Ascent of Colchuck Peak on 2015-07-11

Climber: Chad Straub

Date:Saturday, July 11, 2015
Ascent Type:Successful Summit Attained
Peak:Colchuck Peak
    Elevation:8705 ft / 2653 m
Summary Total Data
    Total Elevation Gain:2500 ft / 761 m
    Total Elevation Loss:2280 ft / 694 m
    Round-Trip Distance:3.8 mi / 6.1 km
    Grade/Class:Class 3
    Quality:7 (on a subjective 1-10 scale)
    Route Conditions:
Maintained Trail, Unmaintained Trail, Open Country, Exposed Scramble
    Gear Used:
Rope, Ski Poles, Bivouac
Ascent Statistics
    Gain on way in:1425 ft / 434 m
    Distance:1 mi / 1.6 km
    Start Trailhead:Porcupine Creek Bivy  7280 ft / 2218 m
    Time:1 Hours 50 Minutes
Descent Statistics
    Loss on way out:2280 ft / 694 m
        Loss Breakdown:Net: 1205 ft / 367 m; Extra: 1075 ft / 327m
    Gain on way out:1075 ft / 327 m
    Distance:2.8 mi / 4.5 km
    Route:Colchuck Pass
    End Trailhead:Enchantments High Camp  7500 ft / 2286 m
    Time:5 Hours 
Ascent Part of Trip: Enchantments 2015 (6 nights total away from roads)

Complete Trip Sequence:
1Enchantment Peak2015-07-085200 ft / 1585 m
2Cannon Mountain2015-07-081818 ft / 554 m
3Prusik Peak2015-07-091400 ft / 427 m
4Argonaut Peak2015-07-105303 ft / 1616 m
5Colchuck Peak2015-07-112500 ft / 762 m
6(Attempt) The Temple2015-07-122870 ft / 875 m
Total Trip Gain: 19091 ft / 5819 m    Total Trip Loss: 14991 ft / 4569 m
GPS Data for Ascent/Trip

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