Ascent of Matanuska Peak on 2015-10-04

Climber: Ryan Johnston

Other People:Solo Ascent
Date:Sunday, October 4, 2015
Ascent Type:Successful Summit Attained
Peak:Matanuska Peak
    Elevation:6093 ft / 1857 m

Ascent Trip Report

I nice 6 and a half hour trip up Matanuska Peak and back on a cloudy fall day. The snow was a couple of feet deep nearing the summit, but more typically a foot to a foot and half most of the way up from McRoberts Creek. Spring, Summer, and Fall summits down, just Winter to go!
Summary Total Data
    Total Elevation Gain:5553 ft / 1692 m
    Round-Trip Distance:10 mi / 16.1 km
    Route:Matanuska Peak Trail
    Trailhead:Trailhead  540 ft / 164 m
    Quality:6 (on a subjective 1-10 scale)
    Route Conditions:
Maintained Trail, Unmaintained Trail, Open Country, Snow on Ground, Scramble
    Gear Used:
    Weather:cool, calm, cloudy 30's
Ascent Statistics
    Time:4 Hours 15 Minutes
Descent Statistics
    Time:2 Hours 15 Minutes

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