Ascent of McKinley Peak on 2017-12-17

Climber: Shane Kramer

Date:Sunday, December 17, 2017
Ascent Type:Successful Summit Attained
Peak:McKinley Peak
    Elevation:10440 ft / 3182 m

Ascent Trip Report

Sugarloaf up and down, then drive to Knights trailhead for Knights, McKinley, St Luis

McKinley Peak from Knights/McKinley saddle. Went ahead and counted this as an out an back since we came down from McKinley to Knights saddle and down North to Old Stage Road.
Summary Total Data
    Total Elevation Gain:440 ft / 133 m
    Extra Gain:50 ft / 15 m
    Round-Trip Distance:1 mi / 1.6 km
    Trailhead:Knights Mckinley Saddle  10100 ft / 3078 m
    Grade/Class:Class 2+
    Quality:5 (on a subjective 1-10 scale)
    Route Conditions:
Unmaintained Trail, Open Country, Bushwhack, Snow on Ground, Scramble
    Gear Used:
Ski Poles
    Weather:Cold, Windy
Ascent Statistics
    Time:30 Minutes
Ascent Part of Trip: SugarloafKnightsMcKinleyStLuis

Complete Trip Sequence:
1Sugarloaf Mountain2017-12-17633 ft / 193 m
2Knights Peak2017-12-17590 ft / 180 m
3McKinley Peak2017-12-17440 ft / 134 m
4San Luis Peak2017-12-17600 ft / 183 m
Total Trip Gain: 2263 ft / 690 m    Total Trip Loss: 2603 ft / 793 m

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