Ascent of Elk Mountain on 2017-09-23

Climber: Matt Varney

Others in Party:Alex B
Ian B
Renae B
Charity B
Marvin B
Abigail H
Andrew R
Jonathan S
Marianna S
Emily T
Date:Saturday, September 23, 2017
Ascent Type:Successful Summit Attained
Peak:Elk Mountain
    Elevation:5608 ft / 1709 m
Summary Total Data
    Total Elevation Gain:2100 ft / 639 m
    Total Elevation Loss:2100 ft / 639 m
    Round-Trip Distance:8.9 mi / 14.3 km
    Route Conditions:
Maintained Trail, Unmaintained Trail, Open Country, Bushwhack, Mud/Swamp, Snow on Ground
    Gear Used:
Ski Poles
Ascent Statistics
    Gain on way in:1253 ft / 381 m
        Gain Breakdown:Net: 1158 ft / 353 m; Extra: 95 ft / 28m
    Loss on way in:95 ft / 28 m
    Distance:3 mi / 4.8 km
    Route:Elk Meadows Trail
    Start Trailhead:Elk Meadows TH  4450 ft / 1356 m
    Time:2 Hours 4 Minutes
Descent Statistics
    Loss on way out:2005 ft / 611 m
        Loss Breakdown:Net: 1158 ft / 353 m; Extra: 847 ft / 258m
    Gain on way out:847 ft / 258 m
    Distance:5.9 mi / 9.5 km
    Route:Bluegrass Ridge + Elk Meadows-Bluegrass Tie + Saha
    End Trailhead:Elk Meadows TH  4450 ft / 1356 m
    Time:5 Hours 28 Minutes
GPS Data for Ascent/Trip

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