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Ascent of Jobs Sister on 2015-09-06

Climber: Eric Kassan

Others in Party:Tim Newman
Date:Sunday, September 6, 2015
Ascent Type:Successful Summit Attained
    Motorized Transport to Trailhead:4x4 Vehicle
Peak:Jobs Sister
    Location:USA-California
    Elevation:10823 ft / 3298 m

Ascent Trip Report

There is a nice use trail connecting Jobs Sister to Freel Peak and Jobs Peak. I highly recommend going from Freel to Jobs Sister and then on to Jobs because done that way, the descents are steep and loose but allow for enjoyable scree glissades. Coming off of Freel, the trail to Jobs Sister goes off the east side- we took the trail going off the southeast side (which probably goes down to the lower horse meadow trailhead), but we were easily able to traverse around to get back to the trail at the saddle east of the peak.

The trail to Jobs starts out easy to follow (and is virtually all scree glissading), but after hitting the ridge, there appeared to be many, many trails- fortunately, it looked like they all went to the same place.
Summary Total Data
    Total Elevation Gain:800 ft / 243 m
    Total Elevation Loss:990 ft / 301 m
    Quality:2 (on a subjective 1-10 scale)
    Route Conditions:
Unmaintained Trail
    Gear Used:
Ski Poles
Ascent Statistics
    Route:Southwest ridge
    Start Trailhead:10823 ft / 3298 m
Descent Statistics
    Loss on way out:990 ft / 301 m
        Loss Breakdown:Net: 190 ft / 58 m; Extra: 800 ft / 243m
    Gain on way out:800 ft / 243 m
    Distance:1.9 mi / 3.1 km
    Route:Southeast ridge
    End Trailhead:Jobs Peak  10633 ft / 3240 m
    Time:1 Hours 30 Minutes
Ascent Part of Trip: 2015 Freel Peak

Complete Trip Sequence:
OrderPeak/PointDateGain
1Freel Peak2015-09-06 a3031 ft / 924 m
2Jobs Sister2015-09-06 b800 ft / 244 m
3Jobs Peak2015-09-06 c0 ft / 0 m
Total Trip Gain: 3831 ft / 1168 m    Total Trip Loss: 3831 ft / 1168 m
GPS Data for Ascent/Trip


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