Ascent of South Sister on 2015-08-23
|Others in Party:||Emanuela Schmidt|
|Date:||Sunday, August 23, 2015|
|Ascent Type:||Successful Summit Attained|
| Elevation:||10358 ft / 3157 m|
Ascent Trip ReportThis climb is well documented in many reports. There is little need for me to elaborate. We left from the parking lot at Devils Lake Campground. 12.5 miles up and back. Left at 4:15am and were back at the parking lot at 11:45am. We spent 45 minutes on the summit alone!!! Many people were on the trail, just not up there yet and all the overnighters who had stayed up there had left priorto our arrival.
The trail is good for most of the climb.
Lost of smoke from the wildfires.
|Summary Total Data|
| Total Elevation Gain:||4858 ft / 1480 m|
| Route Conditions:||Maintained Trail, Unmaintained Trail|
| Weather:||Pleasant, Calm|
| Gain on way in:||4858 ft / 1480 m|
| Start Trailhead:||Devils Lake Campground 5500 ft / 1676 m|
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