Ascent of Star Peak on 2011-01-30
|Other People:||Solo Ascent|
|Date:||Sunday, January 30, 2011|
|Ascent Type:||Successful Summit Attained|
| Motorized Transport to Trailhead:||4x4 Vehicle|
| Elevation:||9836 ft / 2998 m|
Ascent Trip ReportTook ATV up to 7000' on Eldorado canyon road where the snow was too deep to drive any further. Hiked up the road then straight up the west rib. The steepest part of the rib was class 3 but the snow covering holes between rocks made it difficult. The top thousand feet had sections that were wind blown and very icy. Crampons would have been a huge help.
|Summary Total Data|
| Elevation Gain:||2836 ft / 865 m|
| Trailhead:||7000 ft / 2133 m|
| Grade/Class:||Class 2 and 3|
| Route Conditions:||Maintained Trail, Open Country, Snow on Ground, Scramble|
| Weather:||Cool, Windy, Overcast|
| Time Up:||4 Hours 30 Minutes|
| Time Down:||2 Hours |
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