Ascent of Mount Elbert on 2008-07-19

Climber: Luke Mullen

Others in Party:James
Date:Saturday, July 19, 2008
Ascent Type:Successful Summit Attained
Peak:Mount Elbert
    Elevation:14433 ft / 4399 m

Ascent Trip Report

Easy trail, but steeper than I thought it would be. Weather was perfect, but large group hindered progress, hence the slowness of the ascent. Views from the top were amazing.
Summary Total Data
    Total Elevation Gain:3993 ft / 1217 m
    Round-Trip Distance:7.6 mi / 12.2 km
    Route:East Ridge
    Trailhead:South Mount Elbert Trailhead  10440 ft / 3182 m
    Quality:7 (on a subjective 1-10 scale)
    Route Conditions:
Maintained Trail, Unmaintained Trail
    Weather:Pleasant, Calm, Clear
Ascent Statistics
    Time:3 Hours 

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