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Ascent of University Peak on 2012-03-04

Climber: Chiky De Las Torres

Others in Party:ADLP
Date:Sunday, March 4, 2012
Ascent Type:Unsuccessful - Turned Back
Peak:University Peak
    Location:USA-California
    Elevation:13100 ft / 3992 m

Ascent Trip Report

Since there was so little snow this year, we got to drive all the way up to the Onion Valley trailhead at 9kft. On summit day though, we turned around at ~1PM when it was clear we still had a few hours to the summit. We had to pack up our gear, get off the mountain, and drive home that day and didn't want to get back too late.
Summary Total Data
    Elevation Gain:4200 ft / 1280 m
    Route Conditions:
Maintained Trail, Open Country, Snow on Ground, Scramble
    Gear Used:
Crampons, Ski Poles, Snowshoes, Tent Camp
    Nights Spent:1 nights away from roads
Ascent Statistics
    Elevation Gain:4200 ft / 1280 m
    Extra Loss:250 ft / 76 m
    Route:North Face
    Trailhead:0.1 miles short of Onion Valley Trailhead  9150 ft / 2788 m
Descent Statistics



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