Ascent of Matterhorn Peak on 1993-08-17

Climber: Greg Gerlach

Others in Party:Rick Chval
----Only Party on Mountain
Date:Tuesday, August 17, 1993
Ascent Type:Successful Summit Attained
Peak:Matterhorn Peak
    Elevation:12279 ft / 3742 m

Ascent Trip Report

This was a 4 day backpack and climb of Matterhorn Peak via its class 2 Southeast Slope Route, and included an unsuccessful attempt of Whorl Mountain. Also, Rick and I camped 3 night at Spiller Creek on the south side of Horse Creek Pass.
Summary Total Data
    Elevation Gain:6620 ft / 2017 m
    Elevation Loss:6620 ft / 2017 m
    Distance:14 mi / 22.5 km
    Grade/Class:Class 2
    Nights Spent:3 nights away from roads
Ascent Statistics
    Elevation Gain:5900 ft / 1798 m
    Extra Loss:720 ft / 219 m
    Distance:7 mi / 11.3 km
    Route:Spiller Creek/Southeast Slope
    Trailhead:Mono Village/Twin Lakes   7099 ft / 2163 m
Descent Statistics
    Elevation Loss:5900 ft / 1798 m
    Extra Gain:720 ft / 219 m
    Distance:7 mi / 11.3 km
    Route:Southeast Slope/Spiller Creek
    Trailhead:Mono Village/Twin Lakes  7099 ft / 2163 m

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