Ascent of Chennek Peak on 2019-02-28
|Others in Party:||Rob Woodall -- Trip Report or GPS Track|
----Only Party on Mountain
|Date:||Thursday, February 28, 2019|
|Ascent Type:||Successful Summit Attained|
| Elevation:||13278 ft / 4047 m|
Ascent Trip ReportSummit :- N13.24914deg.,E038.19825deg. 4046m Rock breaking through grass.
Col :- N13.24897deg.,E038.19972deg. 4011m
From Chenneck camp SE over rough grassy hillside the S up grassy valley with scattered heather trees to notch on skyline ridge where we are greeted by waves of cold rain. We head W up the grass/ rock ridge to the summit. Rain eases and we descend W down the ridge, rock bands adding to the interest.
|Summary Total Data|
| Total Elevation Gain:||1385 ft / 422 m|
| Quality:||5 (on a subjective 1-10 scale)|
| Route Conditions:||Open Country|
| Weather:||Raining, Cool, Breezy, Overcast|
| Gain on way in:||1385 ft / 422 m|
| Route:||N slope to col then E ridge|
| Start Trailhead:||Chenneck Camp 11893 ft / 3624 m|
| Route:||WSW ridge|
|Ascent Part of Trip: Simien Mountains (6 nights total away from roads)|
Complete Trip Sequence:
Total Trip Gain: 19390 ft / 5910 m Total Trip Loss: 18964 ft / 5780 m
|GPS Data for Ascent/Trip|
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