Ascent to Telegraph Peak-half mile from peak on 2008-08-02
|Others in Party:||meet up group|
hike with Ofir.
|Date:||Saturday, August 2, 2008|
|Ascent Type:||Unsuccessful - Turned Back|
|Point Reached:||Telegraph Peak - half mile from peak|
| Elevation:||8800 ft / 2682 m|
| Remaining Elevation:||185 ft / 56 m (1% left to go)|
Ascent Trip Reportvery hot day. Experienced heat exhaustion half mile from peak, decided to stop, rest and abort summit attempt.
Brought 5 liters water, 2 sandwiches, bars and gu gel.
2-3 liters water, 3-4 gu gels and ate both sandwiches.
Will attempt again with cooler weather.
|Summary Total Data|
| Route Conditions:||Maintained Trail, Scramble|
| Gear Used:||Ski Poles|
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