Ascent of Leavitt Peak on 2015-09-27

Climber: Eric Kassan

Others in Party:Anji Cerney
Date:Sunday, September 27, 2015
Ascent Type:Successful Summit Attained
Peak:Leavitt Peak
    Elevation:11569 ft / 3526 m

Ascent Trip Report

Followed the PCT up, unfortunately missing/not realizing there was a more direct option to avoid the very winding and gradual start. There was a decent use trail from about 10,950' up to the summit (didn't see it connect to the PCT though).
Summary Total Data
    Total Elevation Gain:2626 ft / 799 m
    Total Elevation Loss:2626 ft / 799 m
    Round-Trip Distance:10 mi / 16.1 km
    Quality:2 (on a subjective 1-10 scale)
    Route Conditions:
Maintained Trail, Unmaintained Trail, Open Country
    Gear Used:
Ski Poles
Ascent Statistics
    Gain on way in:2326 ft / 708 m
        Gain Breakdown:Net: 1926 ft / 587 m; Extra: 400 ft / 121m
    Loss on way in:400 ft / 121 m
    Distance:5.5 mi / 8.9 km
    Route:East ridge
    Start Trailhead:Sonora Pass  9643 ft / 2939 m
    Time:3 Hours 
Descent Statistics
    Loss on way out:2226 ft / 678 m
        Loss Breakdown:Net: 1926 ft / 587 m; Extra: 300 ft / 91m
    Gain on way out:300 ft / 91 m
    Distance:4.5 mi / 7.2 km
    Route:East ridge
    End Trailhead:Sonora Pass  9643 ft / 2939 m
    Time:2 Hours 15 Minutes
GPS Data for Ascent/Trip

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Peaks:  climbed and  unclimbed by Eric Kassan
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