Ascent of Crystal Crag on 2021-06-24

Climber: Mica Lynn Copernicus

Date:Thursday, June 24, 2021
Ascent Type:Unsuccessful - Turned Back
Peak:Crystal Crag
    Elevation:10280 ft / 3133 m

Ascent Trip Report

Tough for dogs! Turned around shortly after reaching the saddle point where the ridge becomes class 3.

Trip report and photos:
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Looking north along the ridge, this is as far up as I could go! (Can you see my granite-coloured body among the rocks?) On the left is Crystal Lake; on the right are Lake George and Mary (2021-06-24). Photo by Mica Lynn Copernicus.
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Summary Total Data
    Total Elevation Gain:1638 ft / 498 m
    Total Elevation Loss:1638 ft / 498 m
    Round-Trip Distance:4.6 mi / 7.4 km
    Grade/Class:class 3
    Gear Used:
Ascent Statistics
    Gain on way in:1471 ft / 448 m
        Gain Breakdown:Net: 1304 ft / 398 m; Extra: 167 ft / 50m
    Loss on way in:167 ft / 50 m
    Distance:2.3 mi / 3.7 km
    Route:west face
    Start Trailhead:Lake George  8976 ft / 2735 m
    Time:1 Hours 40 Minutes
Descent Statistics
    Loss on way out:1471 ft / 448 m
        Loss Breakdown:Net: 1304 ft / 398 m; Extra: 167 ft / 50m
    Gain on way out:167 ft / 50 m
    Distance:2.3 mi / 3.7 km
    End Trailhead:Lake George  8976 ft / 2735 m
GPS Data for Ascent/Trip

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Peaks:  climbed and  unclimbed by Mica Lynn Copernicus
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