Ascent of Montgomery Peak on 2017-10-28

Climber: Powen Ru

Others in Party:Jeff
Date:Saturday, October 28, 2017
Ascent Type:Successful Summit Attained
    Motorized Transport to Trailhead:4x4 Vehicle
Peak:Montgomery Peak
    Elevation:13441 ft / 4096 m

Ascent Trip Report

We parked a Acura sedan at Albert Mine (4.6 mi off US-6), then squeezed into a 4x4 truck to reach Kennedy Saddle.
Ken and I proceeded to this peak after Boundary Peak. We road-hiked 2.6mi back to Abert Mine after reaching to Kennedy Saddle
Summary Total Data
    Total Elevation Gain:4781 ft / 1456 m
    Total Elevation Loss:6401 ft / 1950 m
    Round-Trip Distance:11.8 mi / 19 km
    Grade/Class:Class 2-3
    Quality:8 (on a subjective 1-10 scale)
    Route Conditions:
Road Hike, Unmaintained Trail, Snow on Ground, Scramble, Exposed Scramble
    Gear Used:
Headlamp, Ski Poles
    Weather:Pleasant, Calm, Clear
Ascent Statistics
    Gain on way in:4221 ft / 1286 m
        Gain Breakdown:Net: 3661 ft / 1116 m; Extra: 560 ft / 170m
    Loss on way in:560 ft / 170 m
    Distance:4.6 mi / 7.4 km
    Route:Oueen Canyon
    Start Trailhead:Kennedy Saddle  9780 ft / 2980 m
    Time:5 Hours 45 Minutes
Descent Statistics
    Loss on way out:5841 ft / 1780 m
        Loss Breakdown:Net: 5281 ft / 1609 m; Extra: 560 ft / 170m
    Gain on way out:560 ft / 170 m
    Distance:7.2 mi / 11.6 km
    Route:Oueen Canyon, Garner Ridge
    End Trailhead:Albert Mine  8160 ft / 2487 m
    Time:6 Hours 10 Minutes

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