Ascent of Skiddaw on 2020-08-24

Climber: Mark James

Others in Party:Shelley
Date:Monday, August 24, 2020
Ascent Type:Successful Summit Attained
    Motorized Transport to Trailhead:Start at Home
    Elevation:3054 ft / 930 m

Ascent Trip Report

Simple out and back walk up to Skiddaw from Keswick, crossing Little Man on the return. First escape since the first COVID lockdown!
Summary Total Data
    Total Elevation Gain:2870 ft / 874 m
    Total Elevation Loss:541 ft / 164 m
    Round-Trip Distance:6.7 mi / 10.8 km
    Quality:6 (on a subjective 1-10 scale)
    Route Conditions:
Maintained Trail
    Weather:Pleasant, Calm, Clear
Ascent Statistics
    Gain on way in:2840 ft / 865 m
        Gain Breakdown:Net: 2742 ft / 835 m; Extra: 98 ft / 29m
    Loss on way in:98 ft / 29 m
    Distance:5.8 mi / 9.3 km
    Route:Edge from SE avoiding Little Man
    Start Trailhead:Accomodation (Inn on the Square)  312 ft / 95 m
    Time:3 Hours 19 Minutes
Descent Statistics
    Loss on way out:443 ft / 135 m
        Loss Breakdown:Net: 413 ft / 126 m; Extra: 30 ft / 9m
    Gain on way out:30 ft / 9 m
    Distance:0.9 mi / 1.5 km
    Route:Edge to SE
    End Trailhead:North Base of Little Man  2641 ft / 804 m
    Time:29 Minutes
Ascent Part of Trip: Skiddaw and Little Man

Complete Trip Sequence:
1Skiddaw2020-08-242870 ft / 875 m
2Skiddaw-Little Man2020-08-24262 ft / 80 m
Total Trip Gain: 3132 ft / 955 m    Total Trip Loss: 3129 ft / 954 m
GPS Data for Ascent/Trip

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Peaks:  climbed and  unclimbed by Mark James
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