Ascent to Black Peak-Wing Lake on 2006-08-27

Climber: Jason Lafferry

Others in Party:Denver Lafferry
Date:Sunday, August 27, 2006
Ascent Type:Unsuccessful - Turned Back
Point Reached:Black Peak - Wing Lake
    Elevation:6905 ft / 2104 m
    Remaining Elevation:2065 ft / 630 m (46% left to go)

Ascent Trip Report

Attempt at one push, one day. Made it to Wing Lake in 5:05 including two 10 minute breaks. Leaving Wing Lake for Southwest slope and saw the forest fire to the East. Uncomfortable with distance from fire, we turned around. Back to car in 4:05 including two 10 minute breaks.
Summary Total Data
    Elevation Gain:2741 ft / 835 m
    Elevation Loss:676 ft / 206 m
    Distance:10 mi / 16.1 km
    Route Conditions:
Maintained Trail, Unmaintained Trail, Scramble
    Weather:Hot, Calm, Clear
Ascent Statistics
    Elevation Gain:2403 ft / 732 m
    Extra Loss:338 ft / 103 m
    Distance:5 mi / 8.1 km
    Route:Lake Ann - Maple Pass trail, Unmaintained Footpath
    Trailhead:Lake Ann - Maple Pass Trailhead  4840 ft / 1475 m
    Time Up:5 Hours 5 Minutes
Descent Statistics
    Elevation Loss:338 ft / 103 m
    Extra Gain:338 ft / 103 m
    Distance:5 mi / 8.1 km
    Route:Unmaintained Footpath, Stay right of Lewis Lake, L
    Trailhead:Wing Lake  6905 ft / 2104 m
    Time Down:4 Hours 5 Minutes

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