Ascent of White Mountain Peak on 2008-07-06
|Others in Party:||Chris Curtis|
|Date:||Sunday, July 6, 2008|
|Ascent Type:||Successful Summit Attained|
|Peak:||White Mountain Peak|
| Elevation:||14246 ft / 4342 m|
Ascent Trip ReportThis was my sons first 14k summit. Chris was 13 years old at the time. Congrat's Chris and thanks for joining me...
Weather was great with the exception of a windy summit. We were not preparred for the snow fields covering the trail near the summit so we scrambled through the rocks in a couple areas.
Easy hiking but the altitude always get's me...
Started hiking: 8:55 am
On Summit: 12:27 pm
Left Summit: 12:47 pm
Back to car: 3:58 pm
|Summary Total Data|
| Elevation Gain:||2646 ft / 805 m|
| Extra Gain:||200 ft / 60 m|
| Distance:||14 mi / 22.5 km|
| Route:||South Face|
| Trailhead:||Barcroft Gate 12000 ft / 3657 m|
| Grade/Class:||Class 1|
| Route Conditions:||Road Hike, Maintained Trail, Snow on Ground|
| Gear Used:||Ski Poles|
| Weather:||Pleasant, Calm, Clear|
| Time Up:||3 Hours 42 Minutes|
| Time Down:||3 Hours 21 Minutes|
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