Ascent of Colchuck Peak on 2018-08-05

Climber: Fred Newman

Other People:Solo Ascent
Date:Sunday, August 5, 2018
Ascent Type:Successful Summit Attained
Peak:Colchuck Peak
    Elevation:8705 ft / 2653 m

Ascent Trip Report

From bivy at Colchuck-Dragontail col. Easy scramble to peak for great (albeit hazy) views, spicy downclimb on Colchuck Glacier. Glad I brought crampons.
Summary Total Data
    Total Elevation Gain:600 ft / 182 m
    Route Conditions:
Scramble, Glacier Climb
    Gear Used:
Ice Axe, Crampons
Ascent Statistics
    Gain on way in:600 ft / 182 m
    Start Trailhead:8105 ft / 2470 m
Descent Statistics
Ascent Part of Trip: Divagar Encantado (1 nights total away from roads)

Complete Trip Sequence:
1Cannon Mountain2018-08-04 a5200 ft / 1585 m
2Enchantment Peak2018-08-04 b1200 ft / 366 m
3Little Annapurna2018-08-04 d600 ft / 183 m
4Dragontail Peak2018-08-04 e1000 ft / 305 m
5Colchuck Peak2018-08-05600 ft / 183 m
Total Trip Gain: 8600 ft / 2622 m

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