Ascent of Cloudripper on 2013-06-22
|Others in Party:||Jeff Casey|
----Only Party on Mountain
|Date:||Saturday, June 22, 2013|
|Ascent Type:||Successful Summit Attained|
| Elevation:||13525 ft / 4122 m|
Ascent Trip ReportThis was my second ascent (same route) so I had a great feel for what was to come. As stated in my earlier report the route is relatively straightforward, but due to some distance on challenging terrain at elevations over 13,000, this is a very demanding hike.
Since my last ascent of Cloudripper, I have visited hundreds more peaks. This still ranks as the best view of any summit I've seen.
|Summary Total Data|
| Elevation Gain:||5005 ft / 1524 m|
| Extra Gain:||380 ft / 115 m|
| Distance:||13 mi / 20.9 km|
| Route:||Via Grunion Plateau|
| Trailhead:||Parchers Resort 9280 ft / 2828 m|
| Quality:||7 (on a subjective 1-10 scale)|
| Route Conditions:||Maintained Trail, Unmaintained Trail, Open Country, Scramble|
| Gear Used:||Ski Poles|
| Time Up:||7 Hours 15 Minutes|
| Time Down:||4 Hours 30 Minutes|
|Ascent Part of Trip: 2013 Cloudripper|
Complete Trip Sequence:
|GPS Data for Ascent/Trip|
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Peaks: climbed and unclimbed by Eric Kassan
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