Ascent of Mount Defiance on 2015-03-07

Climber: Michael Wanberg

Others in Party:Jamie S
Carissa M
Date:Saturday, March 7, 2015
Ascent Type:Successful Summit Attained
Peak:Mount Defiance
    Elevation:4960 ft / 1511 m

Ascent Trip Report

Early start, nap on top (perfect weather!), and an easy pace for the descent. We finished in the dark via headlamp and then enjoyed the sight of Starvation Creek Falls by starlight.

Summary Total Data
    Elevation Gain:4940 ft / 1505 m
    Elevation Loss:4940 ft / 1505 m
    Distance:12 mi / 19.3 km
    Grade/Class:Class 2
    Quality:5 (on a subjective 1-10 scale)
    Route Conditions:
Maintained Trail
    Gear Used:
Ski Poles
    Nights Spent:0 nights away from roads
    Weather:Pleasant, Calm, Clear
Ascent Statistics
    Elevation Gain:4890 ft / 1490 m
    Extra Loss:50 ft / 15 m
    Distance:6 mi / 9.7 km
    Route:Mt. Defiance Trail
    Trailhead:Starvation Creek TH  120 ft / 36 m
    Time Up:5 Hours 15 Minutes
Descent Statistics
    Elevation Loss:4890 ft / 1490 m
    Extra Gain:50 ft / 15 m
    Distance:6 mi / 9.7 km
    Route:Starvation Ridge Trail
    Trailhead:Starvation Creek TH  120 ft / 36 m
    Time Down:4 Hours 15 Minutes

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