Ascent of Mount Hood on 2019-06-07

Climber: Mark Hadland

Date:Friday, June 7, 2019
Ascent Type:Unsuccessful - Turned Back
Peak:Mount Hood
    Elevation:9600 ft / 2926 m

Ascent Trip Report

Attempt up Mount Hood from the Silcox Hut. Epic storm conditions, -12-degree windchill, 30 mph winds, and a whiteout made for an adventurous outing on which I bailed as I was too cold and no longer having fun! Plus waffles awaited at the Silcox Hut.
Summary Total Data
    Total Elevation Gain:1200 ft / 365 m
    Total Elevation Loss:2688 ft / 819 m
    Round-Trip Distance:2.8 mi / 4.5 km
    Route Conditions:
Snow on Ground, Snow Climb
    Gear Used:
Ice Axe, Crampons, Rope, Headlamp, Ski Poles, Hut Camp
    Weather:Snowing, Frigid, Extremely Windy, Whiteout/Fog
Ascent Statistics
    Gain on way in:1200 ft / 365 m
    Distance:0.7 mi / 1.1 km
    Route:Standard Route
    Start Trailhead:Silcox Hut  8400 ft / 2560 m
Descent Statistics
    Loss on way out:2688 ft / 819 m
    Distance:2.1 mi / 3.4 km
    End Trailhead:6912 ft / 2106 m
GPS Data for Ascent/Trip

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Peaks:  climbed and  unclimbed by Mark Hadland
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