Ascent of Longs Peak on 2015-08-02

Climber: Peter Sunden

Others in Party:Eric Waag
Date:Sunday, August 2, 2015
Ascent Type:Successful Summit Attained
    Motorized Transport to Trailhead:Car
Peak:Longs Peak
    Elevation:14255 ft / 4344 m

Ascent Trip Report

Two day adventure, spent the night at Boulderfield after leaving TH, then summited the follow day and returned home. One of the most fun climbs I have done. Grabbed a couple of 13ers too. No special gear needed/required in the given conditions.
Summary Total Data
    Total Elevation Gain:4810 ft / 1466 m
    Round-Trip Distance:15.2 mi / 24.5 km
    Trailhead:Longs Peak TH  9445 ft / 2878 m
    Grade/Class:Class 3
    Quality:8 (on a subjective 1-10 scale)
    Route Conditions:
Maintained Trail, Unmaintained Trail, Scramble, Exposed Scramble
    Gear Used:
Tent Camp
    Nights Spent:1 nights away from roads
    Weather:Cool, Calm, Clear
Generally beautiful
Ascent Statistics
    Time:1 Days 6 Hours 2 Minutes
Descent Statistics
    Time:6 Hours 24 Minutes

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