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Ascent of Mount Prophet on 2012-07-07

Climber: Paul Michelson

Date:Saturday, July 7, 2012
Ascent Type:Successful Summit Attained
Peak:Mount Prophet
    Location:USA-Washington
    Elevation:7640 ft / 2328 m

Ascent Trip Report

From Luna Camp cross the creek at the south end of camp and ascend WSW ridge to ~5450 ft (below obvious rock step) then find sketchy ramps and cedar belays dropping 100-200 ft into the basin off the south side of the ridge. Follow your nose up to the summit ridge saddle at the head of the basin and scramble to the summit.
Summary Total Data
    Elevation Gain:6840 ft / 2084 m
    Distance:27.6 mi / 44.4 km
    Route Conditions:
Road Hike, Maintained Trail, Bushwhack, Scramble, Exposed Scramble, Snow Climb
    Gear Used:
Ice Axe, Ski Poles
    Nights Spent:2 nights away from roads
    Weather:Hot
Ascent Statistics
    Elevation Gain:6840 ft / 2084 m
    Extra Loss:800 ft / 243 m
    Distance:13.8 mi / 22.2 km
    Trailhead:1600 ft / 487 m
Descent Statistics
    Distance:13.8 mi / 22.2 km



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