Ascent to Middle Sister-Camp Lake on 2011-09-24

Climber: Michael Wanberg

Others in Party:Jon S
Date:Saturday, September 24, 2011
Ascent Type:Unsuccessful - Turned Back
Point Reached:Middle Sister - Camp Lake
    Elevation:6950 ft / 2118 m
    Remaining Elevation:3097 ft / 944 m (63% left to go)

Ascent Trip Report

Overnight at Camp Lake. Turned back by extreme wind. Climber died from fall on North Sister as we were on our way in.

#62/#52/#50, R
Summary Total Data
    Elevation Gain:2050 ft / 623 m
    Extra Gain:200 ft / 60 m
    Distance:12 mi / 19.3 km
    Route:trail to Camp Lake
    Trailhead:Pole Creek TH  5300 ft / 1615 m
    Grade/Class:Class 2
    Quality:4 (on a subjective 1-10 scale)
    Route Conditions:
Maintained Trail, Stream Ford
    Gear Used:
Ski Poles, Tent Camp
    Nights Spent:1 nights away from roads
    Weather:Raining, Pleasant, Extremely Windy, Low Clouds
Ascent Statistics
    Time Up:4 Hours 
Descent Statistics
    Time Down:4 Hours 

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