Ascent of Torreys Peak on 2014-10-07

Climber: Trevor Kent

Other People:Solo Ascent
Date:Tuesday, October 7, 2014
Ascent Type:Successful Summit Attained
    Motorized Transport to Trailhead:Car
Peak:Torreys Peak
    Elevation:14267 ft / 4348 m

Ascent Trip Report

11:00am start at Grays Peak Trailhead
12:20pm first junction
1:13pm summit of Torreys Peak
1:42pm Left summit of Torreys Peak
1:56pm saddle
2:28pm summit of Grays Peak! (took a 5 minute break in way up)
3:25pm left Grays Peake
3:48pm Junction
4:48pm Finished at TH, 5:48 Total time

My first Colorado 14er!
The highest mountain I've hiked to date (until I hiked Grays Peak).

My 72nd mountain this year that I've never hiked before.
Summary Total Data
    Total Elevation Gain:3027 ft / 922 m
    Total Elevation Loss:560 ft / 170 m
    Round-Trip Distance:4.5 mi / 7.2 km
    Route Conditions:
Road Hike, Snow on Ground
    Gear Used:
    Weather:Pleasant, Calm, Clear
Ascent Statistics
    Gain on way in:3027 ft / 922 m
    Distance:4 mi / 6.4 km
    Route:Grays Peak Trail - South Ridge
    Start Trailhead:Grays Peak Trailhead  11240 ft / 3425 m
    Time:0 Days 2 Hours 13 Minutes
Descent Statistics
    Loss on way out:560 ft / 170 m
    Distance:0.5 mi / 0.8 km
    Route:Grays Peak Trail - South Ridge
    End Trailhead:Grays-Torreys Saddle  13707 ft / 4177 m
    Time:0 Days 0 Hours 14 Minutes
Ascent Part of Trip: 10/7/14 (0 nights total away from roads)

Complete Trip Sequence:
1Torreys Peak2014-10-073027 ft / 923 m
2Grays Peak2014-10-07563 ft / 172 m
Total Trip Gain: 3590 ft / 1095 m    Total Trip Loss: 560 ft / 171 m

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