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Ascent of Palmer Peak on 2018-09-06

Climber: Zack Lewis

Other People:Solo Ascent
Only Party on Mountain
Date:Thursday, September 6, 2018
Ascent Type:Successful Summit Attained
    Motorized Transport to Trailhead:Car
Peak:Palmer Peak
    Location:USA-Colorado
    Elevation:12517 ft / 3815 m
Summary Total Data
    Total Elevation Gain:362 ft / 110 m
    Total Elevation Loss:1892 ft / 576 m
    Round-Trip Distance:4.4 mi / 7.1 km
    Grade/Class:2
    Route Conditions:
Road Hike, Maintained Trail, Unmaintained Trail, Open Country
    Gear Used:
Ski Poles
    Weather:Partly Cloudy, Mild, Breezy
Ascent Statistics
    Gain on way in:247 ft / 75 m
    Distance:0.5 mi / 0.8 km
    Route:North Slopes
    Start Trailhead:Silverheels/Palmer Saddle  12270 ft / 3739 m
Descent Statistics
    Loss on way out:1892 ft / 576 m
        Loss Breakdown:Net: 1777 ft / 542 m; Extra: 115 ft / 35m
    Gain on way out:115 ft / 35 m
    Distance:3.9 mi / 6.3 km
    Route:North Slopes/Silverheels South Ridge
    End Trailhead:Beaver Creek TH  10740 ft / 3273 m
Ascent Part of Trip: Silverheels 9-2018

Complete Trip Sequence:
OrderPeak/PointDateGain
1Mount Silverheels2018-09-06 A3172 ft / 967 m
2Palmer Peak2018-09-06 B362 ft / 110 m
Total Trip Gain: 3534 ft / 1077 m    Total Trip Loss: 3534 ft / 1077 m
GPS Data for Ascent/Trip


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Peaks:  climbed and  unclimbed by Zack Lewis
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