Ascent of Mount Hood on 2012-06-16

Climber: Greg Chappell

Date:Saturday, June 16, 2012
Ascent Type:Successful Summit Attained
Peak:Mount Hood
    Elevation:11239 ft / 3425 m

Ascent Trip Report

Mountaineers climb lead by Mike Lawrence. Most parties seemed to be turning back due to rock and icefall above Hogsback. Four people in our party continued up Old Gully and onward to the summit after Pearly Gates was clogged with a rope team and many waiting climbers.
Summary Total Data
    Total Elevation Gain:5389 ft / 1642 m
    Round-Trip Distance:7 mi / 11.2 km
    Route:South Side/Hogsback/Old Gully
    Trailhead:Timberline  5850 ft / 1783 m
    Route Conditions:
Exposed Scramble, Glacier Climb
    Gear Used:
Ice Axe, Crampons
    Weather:Cool, Breezy, Low Clouds
Clear below 9000', low visibility above
Ascent Statistics
    Time:5 Hours 13 Minutes
Descent Statistics
    Time:2 Hours 20 Minutes
GPS Data for Ascent/Trip

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Peaks:  climbed and  unclimbed by Greg Chappell
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