Ascent of Middle Teton on 2016-08-25

Climber: Chris Gorney

Date:Thursday, August 25, 2016
Ascent Type:Successful Summit Attained
Peak:Middle Teton
    Elevation:12804 ft / 3902 m

Ascent Trip Report

Started at Lupine Meadows trailhead on 8/24/16. Hiked up just past the Meadows and made camp in the boulders at 9500'. Alpine start the next morning, 8/25/16. Took the South Fork trail to the saddle between the Middle and South Tetons. Felt good so we went up the Middle Teton by the Southwest Coloir route. Summit by 11am. Back to camp by 2pm. Packed up and headed down, got back to trailhead by 6pm. Weather was good throughout except for a few minutes of rain and sleet as we were breaking camp.
Summary Total Data
    Total Elevation Gain:6004 ft / 1830 m
    Route Conditions:
Maintained Trail, Unmaintained Trail, Open Country, Snow on Ground, Scramble, Exposed Scramble
    Gear Used:
Ski Poles, Tent Camp
Ascent Statistics
    Gain on way in:6004 ft / 1830 m
    Distance:14 mi / 22.5 km
    Start Trailhead:6800 ft / 2072 m
Descent Statistics

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