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Ascent of White Mountain on 2011-08-21

Climber: Ken Russell

Others in Party:Craig Willis
Date:Sunday, August 21, 2011
Ascent Type:Successful Summit Attained
    Motorized Transport to Trailhead:Hi-Clearance Vehicle
Peak:White Mountain
    Location:USA-Washington
    Elevation:5600 ft / 1706 m

Ascent Trip Report

Road 800 on the NE side of White Mt., is not shown correctly on the topo or terrain maps. It never gets above 4800 ft and eventually drops into the valley. We bushwhacked up the NE side from about 4700. Recommend using open slopes on the SW side, instead.
Summary Total Data
    Elevation Gain:1050 ft / 319 m
    Elevation Loss:1050 ft / 319 m
    Distance:1.6 mi / 2.6 km
    Grade/Class:Class 2
    Quality:2 (on a subjective 1-10 scale)
    Route Conditions:
Bushwhack
    Gear Used:
Ski Poles
    Weather:Hot, Calm, Clear
Ascent Statistics
    Elevation Gain:1050 ft / 319 m
    Extra Loss:150 ft / 45 m
    Distance:0.8 mi / 1.3 km
    Trailhead:Road 800, Section 8  4700 ft / 1432 m
Descent Statistics
    Elevation Loss:900 ft / 274 m
    Distance:0.8 mi / 1.3 km
    Trailhead:Road 800, Section 8  4700 ft / 1432 m



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