Ascent of Pikes Peak on 2010-08-13
|Date:||Friday, August 13, 2010|
|Ascent Type:||Successful Summit Attained|
| Elevation:||14110 ft / 4300 m|
Ascent Trip ReportHaving just arrived in Colorado from sea level, I took the Pikes Peak cog railway to the summit. Quite good fun, although the summit area is somewhat spoiled by too much clutter of long-since demolished buildings plus debris from road surfacing (apparently you will be able to drive all the way to the top on tarmac as of next year (2011).
|Summary Total Data|
| Elevation Gain:||33 ft / 10 m|
| Distance:||0.1 mi / 0.2 km|
| Trailhead:||cog railway top station 14077 ft / 4290 m|
| Time Up:||5 Minutes|
| Time Down:||5 Minutes|
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