Ascent of Mount Whitney on 2012-09-16

Climber: Mihai Giurgiulescu

Others in Party:Patrick Bergeron
Date:Sunday, September 16, 2012
Ascent Type:Successful Summit Attained
Peak:Mount Whitney
    Elevation:14498 ft / 4418 m
Summary Total Data
    Elevation Gain:3480 ft / 1060 m
    Elevation Loss:6620 ft / 2017 m
    Distance:16 mi / 25.7 km
    Quality:10 (on a subjective 1-10 scale)
    Route Conditions:
Maintained Trail
Ascent Statistics
    Elevation Gain:3480 ft / 1060 m
    Extra Loss:562 ft / 171 m
    Distance:5.1 mi / 8.2 km
    Route:High Sierra Trail
    Trailhead:Guitar Lake  11580 ft / 3529 m
Descent Statistics
    Elevation Loss:6058 ft / 1846 m
    Distance:10.8 mi / 17.5 km
    Route:Mt. Whitney Trail
    Trailhead:Whitney Portal  8440 ft / 2572 m
Ascent Part of Trip: High Sierra Trail 2012 (7 nights total away from roads)

Complete Trip Sequence:
1Mehrten Creek2012-09-09
2Upper Hamilton Lake2012-09-10
3Big Arroyo Junction2012-09-11
4Mount Kaweah2012-09-12
5Kern Hot Springs2012-09-13
6Wallace Creek2012-09-14
7Guitar Lake2012-09-15
8Mount Whitney2012-09-16

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