Ascent of Mount Kaweah on 2012-09-12

Climber: Mihai Giurgiulescu

Others in Party:Patrick Bergeron
Date:Wednesday, September 12, 2012
Ascent Type:Successful Summit Attained
Peak:Mount Kaweah
    Elevation:13802 ft / 4206 m
Summary Total Data
    Total Elevation Gain:4545 ft / 1385 m
    Total Elevation Loss:4733 ft / 1442 m
    Round-Trip Distance:13.4 mi / 21.6 km
    Quality:10 (on a subjective 1-10 scale)
    Route Conditions:
Maintained Trail, Scramble
Ascent Statistics
    Gain on way in:4545 ft / 1385 m
        Gain Breakdown:Net: 4259 ft / 1298 m; Extra: 286 ft / 87m
    Loss on way in:286 ft / 87 m
    Distance:6.2 mi / 9.9 km
    Route:High Sierra Trail + Scramble
    Start Trailhead:Big Arroyo Junction  9543 ft / 2908 m
Descent Statistics
    Loss on way out:4447 ft / 1355 m
    Distance:7.3 mi / 11.7 km
    Route:High Sierra Trail
    End Trailhead:Moraine Lake  9355 ft / 2851 m
Ascent Part of Trip: High Sierra Trail 2012 (7 nights total away from roads)

Complete Trip Sequence:
1Mehrten Creek2012-09-092019 ft / 615 m
2Upper Hamilton Lake2012-09-102679 ft / 817 m
3Big Arroyo Junction2012-09-112648 ft / 807 m
4Mount Kaweah2012-09-124545 ft / 1385 m
5Kern Hot Springs2012-09-13338 ft / 103 m
6Wallace Creek2012-09-143569 ft / 1088 m
7Guitar Lake2012-09-151813 ft / 553 m
8Mount Whitney2012-09-163480 ft / 1061 m
Total Trip Gain: 21091 ft / 6429 m    Total Trip Loss: 19314 ft / 5889 m
GPS Data for Ascent/Trip

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Peaks:  climbed and  unclimbed by Mihai Giurgiulescu
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