Ascent of Wheeler Peak on 2014-05-26

Climber: Mark Van Lenten

Date:Monday, May 26, 2014
Ascent Type:Unsuccessful - Turned Back
Peak:Wheeler Peak
    Location:USA-New Mexico
    Elevation:12500 ft / 3810 m

Ascent Trip Report

building cloud cover posed threats of thunderstorms so we turned back. see black mesa trip report for full trip details
Summary Total Data
    Grade/Class:class 2
    Quality:4 (on a subjective 1-10 scale)
    Weather:Cool, Breezy, Overcast
thunderclouds were building all day
Ascent Part of Trip: South West Trifecta Mem Day 2014 (3 nights total away from roads)

Complete Trip Sequence:
1Black Mesa2014-05-24 
2Guadalupe Peak2014-05-25 
3El Capitan2014-05-25 
4(Attempt) Wheeler Peak2014-05-26 

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