Ascent of Humboldt Peak on 2010-09-02

Climber: Greg Slayden

Other People:Solo Ascent
Date:Thursday, September 2, 2010
Ascent Type:Successful Summit Attained
    Motorized Transport to Trailhead:4x4 Vehicle
Peak:Humboldt Peak
    Elevation:14064 ft / 4286 m

Ascent Trip Report

Hiked in to the South Colony Lakes with Eric from 10:30 AM to 1:00 PM. Set up camp at highest lake, then I took off alone for Humboldt. Hiked up from 1:30 to 3:30 PM, a bit winded from the altitude. Rested on summit, hiked down from 4 to 5 PM.
Summary Total Data
    Total Elevation Gain:4164 ft / 1269 m
    Total Elevation Loss:2014 ft / 613 m
    Grade/Class:Class 2
    Quality:4 (on a subjective 1-10 scale)
    Route Conditions:
Road Hike, Maintained Trail, Unmaintained Trail
    Gear Used:
Tent Camp
    Weather:Pleasant, Breezy, Clear
Ascent Statistics
    Gain on way in:4164 ft / 1269 m
    Route:SW Ridge
    Start Trailhead:South Colony Lakes TH  9900 ft / 3017 m
    Time:2 Hours 0 Minutes
Descent Statistics
    Loss on way out:2014 ft / 613 m
    Route:SW Ridge
    End Trailhead:Upper South Colony Lake  12050 ft / 3672 m
    Time:1 Hours 0 Minutes
Ascent Part of Trip: 2010 - Crestones (1 nights total away from roads)

Complete Trip Sequence:
1Humboldt Peak2010-09-024164 ft / 1269 m
2Crestone Peak2010-09-03 a2484 ft / 757 m
3Crestone Peak-East Peak2010-09-03 b890 ft / 271 m
Total Trip Gain: 7538 ft / 2297 m    Total Trip Loss: 7538 ft / 2298 m
GPS Data for Ascent/Trip

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