Ascent of Hua Shan on 2011-10-15
|Others in Party:||A Chinese friend made in Xi'an|
|Date:||Saturday, October 15, 2011|
|Ascent Type:||Successful Summit Attained|
| Elevation:||6988 ft / 2129 m|
Ascent Trip ReportOne of the 5 Taoist mountains of Mainland China. Containing 5 climbable peaks called Central, North, South, East and West (??,??,??,?????). The South peak being the highest. Known as the steepest of the 5 Taoist mountains, and also dangerous though there is a maintained trail. Dangerous as there are some activities on the mountain where you can have safety support to walk across very small plank bridges.
Definitely worth visiting!
|Summary Total Data|
| Total Elevation Gain:||6988 ft / 2129 m|
| Total Elevation Loss:||6988 ft / 2129 m|
| Quality:||6 (on a subjective 1-10 scale)|
| Route Conditions:||Maintained Trail|
| Weather:||Hot, Calm, Clear|
For me it was really hot.
| Gain on way in:||6988 ft / 2129 m|
| Route:||Soldier's pass |
| Start Trailhead:||Huashan Dong Shan Men (?????) 0 ft / 0 m|
| Time:||1 Days 6 Hours 40 Minutes|
| Loss on way out:||6988 ft / 2129 m|
| Route:||Central pass|
| End Trailhead:||Huashan Dong Shan Men (?????) 0 ft / 0 m|
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