Ascent of Austera Peak on 2012-08-12

Climber: Chad Painter

Others in Party:Dan Lauren
Scott Rice
Tyler Farr
Nelson Hamre
Matt Bachmann
----Only Party on Mountain
Date:Sunday, August 12, 2012
Ascent Type:Successful Summit Attained
Peak:Austera Peak
    Elevation:8334 ft / 2540 m
Summary Total Data
    Total Elevation Gain:654 ft / 199 m
    Total Elevation Loss:1620 ft / 493 m
    Round-Trip Distance:2 mi / 3.2 km
    Route Conditions:
Exposed Scramble, Glacier Climb
    Gear Used:
Ice Axe, Crampons, Rope
Ascent Statistics
    Gain on way in:654 ft / 199 m
        Gain Breakdown:Net: 534 ft / 163 m; Extra: 120 ft / 36m
    Loss on way in:120 ft / 36 m
    Distance:1.2 mi / 1.9 km
    Start Trailhead:Klawatti Col  7800 ft / 2377 m
    Time:2 Hours 20 Minutes
Descent Statistics
    Loss on way out:1500 ft / 457 m
    Distance:0.8 mi / 1.3 km
    End Trailhead:6834 ft / 2083 m
Ascent Part of Trip: Eldorado Slam (3 nights total away from roads)

Complete Trip Sequence:
1Dorado Needle2012-08-11 a7550 ft / 2301 m
2Klawatti Peak2012-08-11 b763 ft / 233 m
3Austera Peak2012-08-12 a654 ft / 199 m
4Primus Peak2012-08-12 b2804 ft / 855 m
5Eldorado Peak2012-08-131661 ft / 506 m
Total Trip Gain: 13432 ft / 4094 m    Total Trip Loss: 12760 ft / 3889 m
GPS Data for Ascent/Trip

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Peaks:  climbed and  unclimbed by Chad Painter
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