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Ascent of Quandary Peak on 2019-11-09

Climber: Zach Tucker

Date:Saturday, November 9, 2019
Ascent Type:Successful Summit Attained
    Motorized Transport to Trailhead:Car
Peak:Quandary Peak
    Location:USA-Colorado
    Elevation:14265 ft / 4347 m

Ascent Trip Report

Beautiful, crystal clear day. Started at 7:15am after sleeping in the car at the trail head. Snow was packed into a solid boot pack, traction needed. Wind was pretty much a non-issue, some gusts here and there once on the last push to the summit. Melty and slushy snow on the way down made for a slow descent. Great day!
Summary Total Data
    Total Elevation Gain:3304 ft / 1007 m
    Grade/Class:Class 1
    Quality:6 (on a subjective 1-10 scale)
    Route Conditions:
Snow on Ground
    Gear Used:
Crampons, Ski Poles
    Weather:Cool, Breezy, Clear
Ascent Statistics
    Gain on way in:3304 ft / 1007 m
    Distance:3.1 mi / 5.1 km
    Route:East Ridge (w/ Winter Alt)
    Start Trailhead:Quandary Peak Trailhead  10961 ft / 3340 m
    Time:4 Hours 15 Minutes
Descent Statistics
GPS Data for Ascent/Trip


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Peaks:  climbed and  unclimbed by Zach Tucker
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