Ascent of San Jacinto Peak on 2008-09-01
|Others in Party:||James S|
|Date:||Monday, September 1, 2008|
|Ascent Type:||Successful Summit Attained|
|Peak:||San Jacinto Peak|
| Elevation:||10839 ft / 3303 m|
Ascent Trip ReportThis is a great hike! Beautiful, temperate weather. Great company.
The view from the tram up is amazing. The hike is an easier hike and moderate distance- 5.5 miles one way. We had an injury on the way up and had to go nice and slow- but this made for a relaxing and LONG day. (I hate my friend injured his knee!!)
The night view from the observation deck to the world below- AMAZING! Night-time tram ride down so wonderful!
Prob could have finished hike in 5 hours up and down.
way up- 2.5 liters water, 1 liter propel, 1 sandwich, 2 gu gels
way down- 2 liters water, propel, 1 sandwich (next time do cheese and tomato), gu gel.
will do again.
|Summary Total Data|
| Route Conditions:||Maintained Trail, Exposed Scramble|
| Gear Used:||Ski Poles, Hut Camp|
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