Ascent of Mount Spickard on 2015-05-30
|Others in Party:||Ida Vincent -- Trip Report or GPS Track|
|Date:||Saturday, May 30, 2015|
|Ascent Type:||Successful Summit Attained|
| Elevation:||8979 ft / 2736 m|
Ascent Trip ReportFinal scramble just to the right of the summit ridge. A few exposed areas with loose rock. We descended via continuous snow slopes further to the right. With great snow conditions, this would have been a good route up too.
Stats include camp to camp as well as hike out the following day.
|Summary Total Data|
| Total Elevation Gain:||4113 ft / 1253 m|
| Total Elevation Loss:||7291 ft / 2221 m|
| Round-Trip Distance:||15.7 mi / 25.3 km|
| Route Conditions:||Snow on Ground, Scramble, Exposed Scramble, Snow Climb|
| Gear Used:||Ice Axe, Crampons, Tent Camp|
| Weather:||Pleasant, Calm, Clear|
| Gain on way in:||3547 ft / 1081 m|
| Gain Breakdown:||Net: 3372 ft / 1027 m; Extra: 175 ft / 53m|
| Loss on way in:||175 ft / 53 m|
| Distance:||2.5 mi / 4 km|
| Route:||South Ridge|
| Start Trailhead:||5607 ft / 1709 m|
| Time:||5 Hours 50 Minutes|
| Loss on way out:||7116 ft / 2168 m|
| Loss Breakdown:||Net: 6550 ft / 1996 m; Extra: 566 ft / 172m|
| Gain on way out:||566 ft / 172 m|
| Distance:||13.2 mi / 21.2 km|
| End Trailhead:||2429 ft / 740 m|
|GPS Data for Ascent/Trip|
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