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Ascent of Whipple Mountains High Point on 2015-12-13

Climber: Mihai Giurgiulescu

Others in Party:Patrick Bergeron -- Trip Report or GPS Track
Jeff Webb
----Only Party on Mountain
Date:Sunday, December 13, 2015
Ascent Type:Successful Summit Attained
    Motorized Transport to Trailhead:4x4 Vehicle
Peak:Whipple Mountains High Point
    Location:USA-California
    Elevation:4130 ft / 1258 m
Summary Total Data
    Total Elevation Gain:1700 ft / 517 m
    Total Elevation Loss:3530 ft / 1075 m
    Round-Trip Distance:6 mi / 9.7 km
    Route Conditions:
Unmaintained Trail, Open Country, Scramble
    Gear Used:
Ski Poles
Ascent Statistics
    Gain on way in:1200 ft / 365 m
        Gain Breakdown:Net: 840 ft / 256 m; Extra: 360 ft / 109m
    Loss on way in:360 ft / 109 m
    Distance:1.3 mi / 2.1 km
    Route:NW Ridge XC
    Start Trailhead:Peak 3292  3290 ft / 1002 m
Descent Statistics
    Loss on way out:3170 ft / 966 m
        Loss Breakdown:Net: 2670 ft / 813 m; Extra: 500 ft / 152m
    Gain on way out:500 ft / 152 m
    Distance:4.7 mi / 7.6 km
    Route:NW Ridge XC
    End Trailhead:War Eagle Mine  1460 ft / 445 m
Ascent Part of Trip: Mojave Ranges 12-15 (3 nights total away from roads)

Complete Trip Sequence:
OrderPeak/PointDateGain
1Peak 32922015-12-132050 ft / 625 m
2Whipple Mountains High Point2015-12-131700 ft / 518 m
3Stepladder Mountains2015-12-141613 ft / 492 m
4Chemehuevi Peak2015-12-152260 ft / 689 m
Total Trip Gain: 7623 ft / 2324 m    Total Trip Loss: 7621 ft / 2323 m
GPS Data for Ascent/Trip


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Peaks:  climbed and  unclimbed by Mihai Giurgiulescu
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