Ascent to Black Peak-Wing Lake on 2006-08-27

Climber: Jason Lafferry

Others in Party:Denver Lafferry
Date:Sunday, August 27, 2006
Ascent Type:Unsuccessful - Turned Back
Point Reached:Black Peak - Wing Lake
    Elevation:6905 ft / 2104 m
    Remaining Elevation:2065 ft / 630 m (46% left to go)

Ascent Trip Report

Attempt at one push, one day. Made it to Wing Lake in 5:05 including two 10 minute breaks. Leaving Wing Lake for Southwest slope and saw the forest fire to the East. Uncomfortable with distance from fire, we turned around. Back to car in 4:05 including two 10 minute breaks.
Summary Total Data
    Total Elevation Gain:2741 ft / 835 m
    Total Elevation Loss:676 ft / 206 m
    Round-Trip Distance:10 mi / 16.1 km
    Route Conditions:
Maintained Trail, Unmaintained Trail, Scramble
    Weather:Hot, Calm, Clear
Ascent Statistics
    Gain on way in:2403 ft / 732 m
        Gain Breakdown:Net: 2065 ft / 629 m; Extra: 338 ft / 103m
    Loss on way in:338 ft / 103 m
    Distance:5 mi / 8.1 km
    Route:Lake Ann - Maple Pass trail, Unmaintained Footpath
    Start Trailhead:Lake Ann - Maple Pass Trailhead  4840 ft / 1475 m
    Time:5 Hours 5 Minutes
Descent Statistics
    Loss on way out:338 ft / 103 m
    Gain on way out:338 ft / 103 m
    Distance:5 mi / 8.1 km
    Route:Unmaintained Footpath, Stay right of Lewis Lake, L
    End Trailhead:Wing Lake  6905 ft / 2104 m
    Time:4 Hours 5 Minutes

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