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Ascent of Douglas Island High Point in 1994-08

Climber: Ben Still

Date:August, 1994
Ascent Type:Successful Summit Attained
Peak:Douglas Island High Point
    Location:USA-Alaska
    Elevation:3458 ft / 1053 m

Ascent Trip Report

Started at the base of Eaglecrest Ski area. Hiked up to Cropley Lake and then up Cropley Chute to the summit of Mount Ben Stewart (3415'). Followed the spine of Douglas Island in amazing alpine terrain to the high point of Douglas Island. Continued along the ridge to Mount Meek and bushwhacked down to Fish Creek and the Eaglecrest Road.
Summary Total Data
    Total Elevation Gain:3858 ft / 1175 m
    Total Elevation Loss:1600 ft / 487 m
    Route Conditions:
Bushwhack
    Weather:Pleasant, Calm, Partly Cloudy
Ascent Statistics
    Gain on way in:3858 ft / 1175 m
        Gain Breakdown:Net: 2258 ft / 688 m; Extra: 1600 ft / 487m
    Loss on way in:1600 ft / 487 m
    Start Trailhead:Eaglecrest Ski Area  1200 ft / 365 m
Descent Statistics
    End Trailhead:Along road to Eaglecrest Ski Area  
Ascent Part of Trip: Douglas Island SPine (0 nights total away from roads)

Complete Trip Sequence:
OrderPeak/PointDateGain
1Mount Ben Stewart1994-08 
2Douglas Island High Point1994-083858 ft / 1176 m
3Mount Meek1994-08639 ft / 195 m
Total Trip Gain: 4497 ft / 1371 m    Total Trip Loss: 1800 ft / 549 m



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