Ascent of Kinabalu on 1996-07-19
|Others in Party:||Kym|
|Date:||Friday, July 19, 1996|
|Ascent Type:||Successful Summit Attained|
| Elevation:||13435 ft / 4094 m|
The rocky towers of Kinabalu tower over the jungles of Borneo in this view from the National Park headquarters (1996-07-19).
|Summary Total Data|
| Total Elevation Gain:||7237 ft / 2205 m|
| Trailhead:||Power Station 6198 ft / 1889 m|
| Quality:||7 (on a subjective 1-10 scale)|
| Route Conditions:||Maintained Trail|
| Gear Used:||Headlamp, Guide, Hut Camp|
| Nights Spent:||1 nights away from roads|
| Weather:||Very Windy|
The summit area of Kinabalu is a huge area of rock, with no vegetation whatsoever (1996-07-19).
The route on the exposed slabs of Kinabalu's summit is marked by a rope (1996-07-19).
A trail sign on the rocky moonscape of the Kinabalu summit area (1996-07-19).
The white blotches on the ground in this photo are pockets of snow, just below the summit of Kinabalu (1996-07-19).
The Laban Rata hut, halfway up Mount Kinabalu, is perched just below treeline (1996-07-19).
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