Ascent of Mount Ritter on 2017-07-29

Climber: Lou Hibbard

Date:Saturday, July 29, 2017
Ascent Type:Successful Summit Attained
Peak:Mount Ritter
    Elevation:13143 ft / 4005 m

Ascent Trip Report

Dayhiked from Agnew Meadow. Up North Face - down SE glacier. This climb one of my favorites. A little steep snow to catch your attention - easy rock, very scenic. An all around alpine experience.
Had beautiful weather.
Summary Total Data
    Elevation Gain:4916 ft / 1498 m
    Elevation Loss:4916 ft / 1498 m
    Distance:16.9 mi / 27.2 km
    Route Conditions:
Maintained Trail, Unmaintained Trail, Snow on Ground, Scramble, Snow Climb
    Gear Used:
Ice Axe, Crampons
Ascent Statistics
    Elevation Gain:4916 ft / 1498 m
    Distance:8.5 mi / 13.7 km
    Route:North Face- Left ramp at top
    Trailhead:Agnew Meadows  8227 ft / 2507 m
Descent Statistics
    Elevation Loss:4916 ft / 1498 m
    Distance:8.4 mi / 13.5 km
    Route:SE Glacier
    Trailhead:8227 ft / 2507 m

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