Ascent of Mount Olive on 2010-06-15

Climber: A Campbell

Date:Tuesday, June 15, 2010
Ascent Type:Successful Summit Attained
Peak:Mount Olive
    Location:Canada-British Columbia
    Elevation:3126 m / 10256 ft

Ascent Trip Report

- hiked it from Bow Hut via west side of Olive/Nicholas Col
- hut to summit to hut took about 5-6 hours...slowed down by size of our group
- short 20 foot snow slope gains the col from the Icefield...from the col followed ridge up a short exposed step (maybe 35/40 degrees?) and along a short exposed scramble to summit
Summary Total Data
    Elevation Gain:776 m / 2546 ft
    Elevation Loss:776 m / 2546 ft
    Route Conditions:
Exposed Scramble, Snow Climb, Glacier Climb
    Gear Used:
Ice Axe, Rope, Guide, Hut Camp
    Nights Spent:2 nights away from roads
Ascent Statistics
    Elevation Gain:776 m / 2546 ft
    Trailhead:Bow Lake  2350 m / 7710 ft
Descent Statistics
    Elevation Loss:776 m / 2546 ft
    Trailhead:Bow Hut  2350 m / 7710 ft
Ascent Part of Trip: Wapta Icefields (4 nights total away from roads)

Complete Trip Sequence:
1Mount Gordon2010-06-14
2Mount Olive2010-06-15
3Mount Rhondda2010-06-17

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