Ascent to Shepherd Pass on 2018-09-03

Climber: Mihai Giurgiulescu

Others in Party:Doug Brown
Alberto Fitting
Juya Ghanaie
Kevin Trieu
Mitchell Haynes
Date:Monday, September 3, 2018
Ascent Type:No Summit Goal
    Motorized Transport to Trailhead:4x4 Vehicle
Place:Shepherd Pass
    Elevation:12050 ft / 3672 m
Summary Total Data
    Total Elevation Gain:2430 ft / 740 m
    Total Elevation Loss:6960 ft / 2120 m
    Round-Trip Distance:16.6 mi / 26.7 km
    Route Conditions:
Maintained Trail, Open Country, Stream Ford
    Gear Used:
Ski Poles, Tent Camp
Ascent Statistics
    Gain on way in:1780 ft / 542 m
        Gain Breakdown:Net: 1220 ft / 372 m; Extra: 560 ft / 170m
    Loss on way in:560 ft / 170 m
    Distance:5.8 mi / 9.4 km
    Route:Upper Kern/Shepherd Pass Trails
    Start Trailhead:Upper Kern Base Camp  10830 ft / 3300 m
Descent Statistics
    Loss on way out:6400 ft / 1950 m
        Loss Breakdown:Net: 5750 ft / 1752 m; Extra: 650 ft / 198m
    Gain on way out:650 ft / 198 m
    Distance:10.8 mi / 17.4 km
    Route:Shepherd Pass Trail
    End Trailhead:Shepherd Pass Trailhead  6300 ft / 1920 m
Ascent Part of Trip: Great Western Divide 09-18 (2 nights total away from roads)

Complete Trip Sequence:
1Shepherd Pass2018-09-016990 ft / 2131 m
2Milestone Mountain2018-09-02 a3240 ft / 988 m
3Midway Mountain2018-09-02 b1420 ft / 433 m
4Shepherd Pass2018-09-032430 ft / 741 m
Total Trip Gain: 14080 ft / 4293 m    Total Trip Loss: 14092 ft / 4295 m
GPS Data for Ascent/Trip

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Peaks:  climbed and  unclimbed by Mihai Giurgiulescu
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