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Ascent of Whale Peak on 2015-11-15

Climber: Mihai Giurgiulescu

Date:Sunday, November 15, 2015
Ascent Type:Successful Summit Attained
    Motorized Transport to Trailhead:4x4 Vehicle
Peak:Whale Peak
    Location:USA-California
    Elevation:5349 ft / 1630 m
Summary Total Data
    Total Elevation Gain:2550 ft / 776 m
    Total Elevation Loss:2550 ft / 776 m
    Round-Trip Distance:8.1 mi / 13.1 km
    Route Conditions:
Maintained Trail, Unmaintained Trail, Open Country, Scramble
Ascent Statistics
    Gain on way in:2350 ft / 716 m
        Gain Breakdown:Net: 2209 ft / 673 m; Extra: 141 ft / 42m
    Loss on way in:141 ft / 42 m
    Distance:3.3 mi / 5.4 km
    Route:Pictographs Trail/SW Slopes XC
    Start Trailhead:Pictographs Trailhead  3140 ft / 957 m
Descent Statistics
    Loss on way out:2409 ft / 734 m
        Loss Breakdown:Net: 2209 ft / 673 m; Extra: 200 ft / 60m
    Gain on way out:200 ft / 60 m
    Distance:4.8 mi / 7.7 km
    Route:NW Gully XC/Pictographs Trail
    End Trailhead:Pictographs Trailhead  3140 ft / 957 m
Ascent Part of Trip: Anza Borrego HPS 11-15

Complete Trip Sequence:
OrderPeak/PointDateGain
1Peak 46242015-11-142040 ft / 622 m
2Peak 51842015-11-14700 ft / 213 m
3Granite Mountain2015-11-14750 ft / 229 m
4Whale Peak2015-11-152550 ft / 777 m
Total Trip Gain: 6040 ft / 1841 m    Total Trip Loss: 6050 ft / 1844 m
GPS Data for Ascent/Trip


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Peaks:  climbed and  unclimbed by Mihai Giurgiulescu
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