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Ascent of Ed Lane Point on 2017-05-27

Climber: Alex Gotz

Date:Saturday, May 27, 2017
Ascent Type:Successful Summit Attained
Peak:Ed Lane Point
    Location:USA-California
    Elevation:11306 ft / 3446 m

Ascent Trip Report

Hiking through the icy snow without crampons was getting too tiring - I didn't think I would have the energy to climb the 1500ft up Olancha after another mile though the side-sloped snow on the PCT. I turned around and went up to Ed Lane Point instead - a worthy alternative.
Summary Total Data
    Total Elevation Gain:5835 ft / 1778 m
    Total Elevation Loss:5835 ft / 1778 m
    Round-Trip Distance:19.8 mi / 31.9 km
    Route Conditions:
Maintained Trail, Open Country, Snow on Ground, Scramble
Ascent Statistics
    Gain on way in:5785 ft / 1763 m
        Gain Breakdown:Net: 5483 ft / 1672 m; Extra: 302 ft / 92m
    Loss on way in:302 ft / 92 m
    Distance:10.3 mi / 16.6 km
    Start Trailhead:5823 ft / 1774 m
Descent Statistics
    Loss on way out:5533 ft / 1686 m
        Loss Breakdown:Net: 5483 ft / 1672 m; Extra: 50 ft / 15m
    Gain on way out:50 ft / 15 m
    Distance:9.5 mi / 15.3 km
    End Trailhead:5823 ft / 1774 m
GPS Data for Ascent/Trip


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