Peakbagger.com

Ascent of Mount Rose on 2011-07-08

Climber: Brad Boester

Other People:Solo Ascent
Only Party on Mountain
Date:Friday, July 8, 2011
Ascent Type:Successful Summit Attained
    Motorized Transport to Trailhead:Car
Peak:Mount Rose
    Location:USA-Nevada
    Elevation:10776 ft / 3284 m

Ascent Trip Report

Loop trip starting at Mount Rose Summit parking area then proceeding on the old Mount Rose trail to Tamarack Peak then Mount Houghton, Church Peak and over to Mount Rose. Still alot of snow obscuring the trail in many places. (Glissaded down slope between Mount Houghton and 9730ft saddle to Mount Rose.
Summary Total Data
    Elevation Gain:3683 ft / 1121 m
    Elevation Loss:3683 ft / 1121 m
    Distance:12.8 mi / 20.5 km
    Grade/Class:II
    Quality:4 (on a subjective 1-10 scale)
    Route Conditions:
Road Hike, Maintained Trail, Open Country, Snow on Ground, Scramble
    Gear Used:
Ski Poles
    Weather:Pleasant, Calm, Clear
Ascent Statistics
    Elevation Gain:3283 ft / 1000 m
    Extra Loss:1407 ft / 428 m
    Distance:7 mi / 11.3 km
    Route:Relay Ridge/Mount Rose trail
    Trailhead:Hwy 431/ Summit parking area  8900 ft / 2712 m
    Time Up:4 Hours 45 Minutes
Descent Statistics
    Elevation Loss:2276 ft / 693 m
    Extra Gain:400 ft / 121 m
    Distance:5.7 mi / 9.2 km
    Route:Relay Ridge/Mount Rose trail
    Trailhead:Hwy 431/ Summit parking area  8900 ft / 2712 m
    Time Down:2 Hours 45 Minutes



This page has been served 230 times since 2005-01-15.




Questions/Comments/Corrections? See the Contact Page
Copyright © 1987-2014 by Peakbagger.com. All Rights Reserved.