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Ascent of Great Dune on 2017-07-05

Climber: Zack Lewis

Other People:Solo Ascent
Date:Wednesday, July 5, 2017
Ascent Type:Successful Summit Attained
    Motorized Transport to Trailhead:Car
Peak:Great Dune
    Location:USA-Colorado
    Elevation:8690 ft / 2648 m
Summary Total Data
    Total Elevation Gain:1010 ft / 307 m
    Total Elevation Loss:766 ft / 232 m
    Round-Trip Distance:2.6 mi / 4.2 km
    Grade/Class:1
    Route Conditions:
Open Country, Stream Ford
    Gear Used:
Ski Poles
    Weather:Sunny, Warm, Calm
Ascent Statistics
    Gain on way in:675 ft / 205 m
        Gain Breakdown:Net: 610 ft / 186 m; Extra: 65 ft / 19m
    Loss on way in:65 ft / 19 m
    Distance:1.2 mi / 1.9 km
    Route:SE Slopes
    Start Trailhead:Dunes Parking Lot  8080 ft / 2462 m
Descent Statistics
    Loss on way out:701 ft / 213 m
        Loss Breakdown:Net: 366 ft / 111 m; Extra: 335 ft / 102m
    Gain on way out:335 ft / 102 m
    Distance:1.4 mi / 2.2 km
    Route:West Slopes
    End Trailhead:High/Star Dune Saddle  8324 ft / 2537 m
Ascent Part of Trip: High-Star Dune 7-2017

Complete Trip Sequence:
OrderPeak/PointDateGain
1Great Dune2017-07-05 A1010 ft / 308 m
2Star Dune2017-07-05 B734 ft / 224 m
Total Trip Gain: 1744 ft / 532 m    Total Trip Loss: 1744 ft / 531 m
GPS Data for Ascent/Trip


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Peaks:  climbed and  unclimbed by Zack Lewis
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