Ascent of Griffith Peak on 2011-06-25

Climber: BMS 914

Others in Party:Brett Sapowith
Date:Saturday, June 25, 2011
Ascent Type:Successful Summit Attained
    Motorized Transport to Trailhead:Car
Peak:Griffith Peak
    Elevation:11060 ft / 3371 m

Ascent Trip Report

Up the (old) South Loop Trail from the town of Mount Charleston to Griffith Peak, all on maintained trails, albeit with plenty of snow of the ground which was scaring Brett. Great views of Las Vegas from this peak!
Summary Total Data
    Elevation Gain:3584 ft / 1092 m
    Extra Gain:84 ft / 25 m
    Distance:10 mi / 16.1 km
    Route:South Loop trail
    Trailhead:Town of Mt Charleston  7644 ft / 2329 m
    Grade/Class:Class 1
    Quality:2 (on a subjective 1-10 scale)
    Route Conditions:
Maintained Trail, Snow on Ground
    Weather:Cool, Calm, Clear
Clear day
Ascent Statistics
    Time Up:5 Hours 8 Minutes
Descent Statistics
    Time Down:3 Hours 45 Minutes
GPS Data for Ascent/Trip

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Peaks:  climbed and  unclimbed by BMS 914
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