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Ascent of Empire Mountain on 2016-10-15

Climber: Mihai Giurgiulescu

Others in Party:Michelle Gomes
Alan Fassonaki
Alberto Fitting

Patrick Bergeron <4839> (hike only)
----Only Party on Mountain
Date:Saturday, October 15, 2016
Ascent Type:Successful Summit Attained
    Motorized Transport to Trailhead:Carpool
Peak:Empire Mountain
    Location:USA-California
    Elevation:11550 ft / 3520 m
Summary Total Data
    Total Elevation Gain:3970 ft / 1209 m
    Total Elevation Loss:1370 ft / 416 m
    Round-Trip Distance:8 mi / 12.8 km
    Route Conditions:
Maintained Trail, Unmaintained Trail, Open Country
Ascent Statistics
    Gain on way in:3900 ft / 1188 m
        Gain Breakdown:Net: 3750 ft / 1143 m; Extra: 150 ft / 45m
    Loss on way in:150 ft / 45 m
    Distance:6.4 mi / 10.3 km
    Route:Sawtooth Pass Trail/SE Ridge XC
    Start Trailhead:Sawtooth Trailhead  7800 ft / 2377 m
Descent Statistics
    Loss on way out:1220 ft / 371 m
        Loss Breakdown:Net: 1150 ft / 351 m; Extra: 70 ft / 21m
    Gain on way out:70 ft / 21 m
    Distance:1.6 mi / 2.5 km
    Route:SE Ridge XC/Sawtooth Pass Trail
    End Trailhead:Monarch Lakes Base Camp  10400 ft / 3169 m
Ascent Part of Trip: Sawtooth 10-16 (1 nights total away from roads)

Complete Trip Sequence:
OrderPeak/PointDateGain
1Empire Mountain2016-10-153970 ft / 1210 m
2Sawtooth Peak2016-10-162380 ft / 725 m
Total Trip Gain: 6350 ft / 1935 m    Total Trip Loss: 6350 ft / 1936 m
GPS Data for Ascent/Trip


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Peaks:  climbed and  unclimbed by Mihai Giurgiulescu
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