Ascent of Mount Elbert on 2011-11-06

Climber: Mark Van Lenten

Date:Sunday, November 6, 2011
Ascent Type:Unsuccessful - Turned Back
Peak:Mount Elbert
    Elevation:13000 ft / 3962 m

Ascent Trip Report

got turned around at 13k ft ish after getting caught in a hair raising electric/lightning storm and retreating to rock band for cover in a blizzard
Summary Total Data
    Route Conditions:
Snow on Ground
    Gear Used:
Ski Poles, Snowshoes
    Weather:Thunderstorm, Cold, Windy
Ascent Part of Trip: november 2010 CO trip

Complete Trip Sequence:
1Curley Peak2011-11-05 
2(Attempt) Mount Elbert2011-11-06 

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