Ascent of North Brother on 2012-09-08

Climber: Ray Di Ciaccio

Others in Party:Tim Tregubov
Date:Saturday, September 8, 2012
Ascent Type:Successful Summit Attained
Peak:North Brother
    Elevation:4151 ft / 1265 m

Ascent Trip Report

Ascent of North Brother -- got a really late start (1pm). Was cloudy and super windy. Not too hard, nice and open up top. Unfortunately couldn't see anything with all the clouds. Felt like we could have been blown right off the mountain. (~50-60mph winds?)
Summary Total Data
    Elevation Gain:3151 ft / 960 m
    Elevation Loss:901 ft / 274 m
    Distance:4.5 mi / 7.2 km
    Route Conditions:
Maintained Trail, Scramble
    Weather:Drizzle, Cool, Extremely Windy, White-out
Actually felt nice, was very atmospheric/dramatic
Ascent Statistics
    Elevation Gain:3051 ft / 930 m
    Extra Loss:100 ft / 30 m
    Distance:3.7 mi / 5.9 km
    Route:Marston Tr
    Trailhead:Slide Dam Picnic Area  1200 ft / 365 m
Descent Statistics
    Elevation Loss:801 ft / 244 m
    Extra Gain:100 ft / 30 m
    Distance:0.8 mi / 1.3 km
    Route:Marston Tr
    Trailhead:Intersection of Marston & Mt Coe Trs  3450 ft / 1051 m
Ascent Part of Trip: North-South Brother Loop

Complete Trip Sequence:
1North Brother2012-09-08
2South Brother2012-09-08
3Mount Coe2012-09-08

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