Ascent of Mount Murchison on 2016-07-31

Climber: Brandon Boulier

Date:Sunday, July 31, 2016
Ascent Type:Successful Summit Attained
Peak:Mount Murchison
    Elevation:10935 ft / 3332 m

Ascent Trip Report

Sustained 4th class with short sections of 5th class and one 5.3 15m pitch on summit block. A physically and mentally demanding climb with lots of route finding and loose terrain.
Summary Total Data
    Total Elevation Gain:6352 ft / 1936 m
    Round-Trip Distance:9.9 mi / 16 km
    Grade/Class:Class 5.3
    Quality:6 (on a subjective 1-10 scale)
    Route Conditions:
Open Country, Bushwhack, Exposed Scramble, Rock Climb
    Gear Used:
Ice Axe, Crampons, Rope, Ski Poles, Tent Camp
Ascent Statistics
    Gain on way in:6352 ft / 1936 m
    Distance:5 mi / 8 km
    Start Trailhead:4583 ft / 1396 m
Descent Statistics
    Distance:5 mi / 8 km
GPS Data for Ascent/Trip

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