Peakbagger.com

Ascent of Lightning Peak on 2018-06-02

Climber: Dan Lauren

Date:Saturday, June 2, 2018
Ascent Type:Successful Summit Attained
Peak:Lightning Peak
    Location:USA-Washington
    Elevation:4654 ft / 1418 m

Ascent Trip Report

Nice but steep trail to ridge. First half mile is idyllic, expected Frodo to pop out ! Take climbers trail south at ridge. Gully was snow filled, crampons to the top. Good time of year to climb with boulders covered. Ridge is a real scramble exposed in places. Good views.
Summary Total Data
    Total Elevation Gain:3905 ft / 1190 m
    Route Conditions:
Maintained Trail, Unmaintained Trail, Snow on Ground, Exposed Scramble
    Gear Used:
Ice Axe, Crampons, Ski Poles
Ascent Statistics
    Gain on way in:3905 ft / 1190 m
    Distance:8.5 mi / 13.7 km
    Start Trailhead:749 ft / 228 m
Descent Statistics
GPS Data for Ascent/Trip


 GPS Waypoints - Hover or click to see name and lat/long
Peaks:  climbed and  unclimbed by Dan Lauren
Click Here for a Full Screen Map
Note: GPS Tracks may not be accurate, and may not show the best route. Do not follow this route blindly. Conditions change frequently. Use of a GPS unit in the outdoors, even with a pre-loaded track, is no substitute for experience and good judgment. Peakbagger.com accepts NO responsibility or liability from use of this data.

Download this GPS track as a GPX file




This page has been served 510 times since 2005-01-15.




Copyright © 1987-2021 by Peakbagger.com. All Rights Reserved. Questions/Comments/Corrections? See the Contact Page Terms of Service