Ascent of Gebel Mûsa on 2012-11-24

Climber: Rob Woodall

Others in Party:Adrian Rayner
Richard and Denise Mclellan
----Only Party on Mountain
Date:Saturday, November 24, 2012
Ascent Type:Successful Summit Attained
    Motorized Transport to Trailhead:Car
Peak:Gebel Mûsa
    Elevation:7497 ft / 2285 m

Ascent Trip Report

See Gebel Katherina report for description, also for stats for the route.

Katarina + Sinai photo album

Richard Mclellan's photo album of our Egypt trip

I had no GPS for this trip but Richard Mclellan's readings were as follows
Summit with Chapel and Mosque, natural rock high point at Alt. 2280m N28.53873Deg. E033.97533Deg.
We passed through what we assumed to be the Prominence col at Alt. 1948m N28.53434Deg. E033.97666Deg.
Hence prominence 2280 - 1948 = 332m approx.
Summary Total Data
    Grade/Class:YDS4 (summit block)
    Quality:7 (on a subjective 1-10 scale)
    Route Conditions:
Maintained Trail, Exposed Scramble
    Weather:Pleasant, Breezy, Clear
Ascent Statistics
    Route:Wadi Shagg
    Time:2 Hours 
Descent Statistics
    Time:2 Hours 
GPS Data for Ascent/Trip

 GPS Waypoints - Hover or click to see name and lat/long
Peaks:  climbed and  unclimbed by Rob Woodall
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