Ascent of Mount Feathertop on 2016-03-06

Climber: Graeme Rankine

Date:Sunday, March 6, 2016
Ascent Type:Successful Summit Attained
    Motorized Transport to Trailhead:Car
Peak:Mount Feathertop
    Elevation:6306 ft / 1922 m

Ascent Trip Report

From Bright I drove on the Great Alpine Highway south to Diamantina Hut, close to Mount Hotham, where i commenced the hike at 7.12 am on the Razorback Track. It was 20C (68F) at the start of the hike but was over 33C (90.4F) on the return. It was hot with little breeze. The hike traverses the ridge line. The elevation gain was 2511 ft.
Summary Total Data
    Total Elevation Gain:2511 ft / 765 m
    Round-Trip Distance:27.9 mi / 44.8 km
    Quality:3 (on a subjective 1-10 scale)
    Route Conditions:
Maintained Trail, Scramble
    Weather:Hot, Calm, Clear
Ascent Statistics
    Gain on way in:2511 ft / 765 m
    Distance:13.9 mi / 22.4 km
    Start Trailhead:3795 ft / 1156 m
Descent Statistics
    Distance:13.9 mi / 22.4 km
    Time:7 Hours 24 Minutes
GPS Data for Ascent/Trip

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Peaks:  climbed and  unclimbed by Graeme Rankine
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