Ascent of Mount Conness on 1957-06-30

Climber: Frederick Johnson

Others in Party:Steve Kovacich
Date:Sunday, June 30, 1957
Ascent Type:Successful Summit Attained
    Motorized Transport to Trailhead:Car
Peak:Mount Conness
    Elevation:12590 ft / 3837 m

Ascent Trip Report

Climbed standard route from Lower Young Lake campsite. After passing Lake 10,560', we ascended the scree slope onto the prominent plateau, from which a scramble over large blocks leads NW to the summit
Summary Total Data
    Total Elevation Gain:2787 ft / 849 m
    Total Elevation Loss:3990 ft / 1216 m
    Grade/Class:Class 2
    Route Conditions:
Maintained Trail, Unmaintained Trail, Open Country, Scramble
    Gear Used:
Tent Camp
    Weather:Pleasant, Calm, Clear
Ascent Statistics
    Gain on way in:2787 ft / 849 m
    Route:Via summit plateau
    Start Trailhead:Lower Young Lake  9803 ft / 2987 m
Descent Statistics
    Loss on way out:3990 ft / 1216 m
    Route:Young Lakes Tr
    End Trailhead:Young Lakes TH  8600 ft / 2621 m

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