Ascent of Elkhorn Peak on 2021-07-05

Climber: Matt Varney

Others in Party:Kenley B.
----Only Party on Mountain
Date:Monday, July 5, 2021
Ascent Type:Successful Summit Attained
Peak:Elkhorn Peak
    Elevation:8931 ft / 2722 m
Summary Total Data
    Total Elevation Gain:770 ft / 234 m
    Total Elevation Loss:2336 ft / 711 m
    Round-Trip Distance:5.7 mi / 9.2 km
    Grade/Class:Class 2
    Route Conditions:
Maintained Trail, Open Country, Scramble
    Gear Used:
Ski Poles
    Weather:Pleasant, Breezy, Clear
Wildfire haze on horizon.
Descent (To Destination) Statistics
    Gain on way in:735 ft / 224 m
    Loss on way in:910 ft / 277 m
    Distance:2.2 mi / 3.5 km
    Route:SW Ridge
    Start Trailhead:Rock Creek Butte  9106 ft / 2775 m
    Time:2 Hours 5 Minutes
Descent Statistics
    Loss on way out:1426 ft / 434 m
        Loss Breakdown:Net: 1391 ft / 424 m; Extra: 35 ft / 10m
    Gain on way out:35 ft / 10 m
    Distance:3.5 mi / 5.6 km
    Route:SE Ridge + Elkhorn Crest Trail
    End Trailhead:Marble Pass  7540 ft / 2298 m
    Time:1 Hours 19 Minutes
Ascent Part of Trip: RockCk+Elkhorn 2021-07-05 (0 nights total away from roads)

Complete Trip Sequence:
1Rock Creek Butte2021-07-05 a1746 ft / 532 m
2Elkhorn Peak2021-07-05 b770 ft / 235 m
Total Trip Gain: 2516 ft / 767 m    Total Trip Loss: 2516 ft / 767 m
GPS Data for Ascent/Trip

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Peaks:  climbed and  unclimbed by Matt Varney
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