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Ascent of Mount Whitney on 2013-11-02

Climber: David Darby

Others in Party:Craig Irwin
Lisa Irwin
Paul Vincent
----Only Party on Mountain
Date:Saturday, November 2, 2013
Ascent Type:Successful Summit Attained
    Motorized Transport to Trailhead:Car
Peak:Mount Whitney
    Location:USA-California
    Elevation:14498 ft / 4418 m

Ascent Trip Report

OMG - what a hike. Mountaineers route up, Mt .Whitney trail down. Didn't see anyone on the ascent, and only a couple of people tenting on the descent.
Summary Total Data
    Elevation Gain:5898 ft / 1797 m
    Elevation Loss:5898 ft / 1797 m
    Distance:16 mi / 25.8 km
    Route Conditions:
Maintained Trail, Unmaintained Trail, Open Country, Bushwhack, Snow on Ground, Scramble, Exposed Scramble, Snow Climb
    Gear Used:
Crampons
    Weather:Pleasant, Calm, Clear
Beautiful Day
Ascent Statistics
    Elevation Gain:5898 ft / 1797 m
    Distance:5.5 mi / 8.9 km
    Route:Mountaineers Route
    Trailhead:Whitney Portal Parking lot  8600 ft / 2621 m
    Time Up:10 Hours 
Descent Statistics
    Elevation Loss:5898 ft / 1797 m
    Distance:10.5 mi / 16.9 km
    Route:Mt. Whitney Trail
    Trailhead:Whitney Portal Parking Lot  8600 ft / 2621 m
    Time Down:5 Hours 45 Minutes
GPS Data for Ascent/Trip


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Peaks:  climbed and  unclimbed by David Darby
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