Ascent of Gunsight Peak on 2017-07-01
|Date:||Saturday, July 1, 2017|
|Ascent Type:||Successful Summit Attained|
| Elevation:||13263 ft / 4042 m|
Ascent Trip Reporthttps://www.strava.com/activities/1068082645
Wanted to get my lungs adjusted to altitude and see some new county. The Uintas delivered. Amazing huge range. I was hoping to summit all 23 of the 13ers in Utah in one go, but my pace was too slow and didn't have enough food and battery power. Camped 3 nights: 1st Gunsight Pass, 2nd Bluebell Pass, 3rd Second Gemini - South Kings Peak saddle.
More photos here:https://www.facebook.com/runwill/media_set?set=a.10213289926865035.1073741914.1303299714&type=3
List of the peaks I hit in order with add'l 360 photos
Gilbert Peak: https://goo.gl/maps/R9r2145M8EB2
Gunsight Peak: https://goo.gl/maps/KtGpX3KN8iz https://goo.gl/maps/JdwQbNcmdiN2
Dome Peak: https://goo.gl/maps/6KDQuK4WKe72 Anderson Pass: https://goo.gl/maps/9u765fb7ssS2
Henrys Fork Peak
Mount Powell - South Peak
Mount Powell - Middle Peak
Mount Powell: https://goo.gl/maps/P4Pai2V9irM2 Mil Meadow (between Milk Lake & Creek): https://goo.gl/maps/fNEDtJAT9Tm Bluebell Pass: https://goo.gl/maps/J2DtRh3xhvP2 East Timothy Lake: https://goo.gl/maps/MNGZjZ6WNyk Owl Creek headwaters: https://goo.gl/maps/65guDPMqHyw
South Mount Emmons: https://goo.gl/maps/9W7bCdHFoeC2
Mount Emmons: https://goo.gl/maps/GHddN22bKwP2
Roberts Peak: https://goo.gl/maps/s7RmtE8ZiTF2 https://goo.gl/maps/Rv2vQRce8pJ2
Trail Rider Peak:
Painter Peak: https://goo.gl/maps/fw6LBYfuZaq
Second Gemini: Gemini-South Kings Saddle: https://goo.gl/maps/Y3iurPSzQ3E2
South Kings Peak: https://goo.gl/maps/wSpmF5nwLhN2 https://goo.gl/maps/si1MYVLmjNE2 https://goo.gl/maps/swYHTNRG1HR2
Kings Peak: https://goo.gl/maps/XaS4bVtpCQy https://goo.gl/maps/wGBCpGzycd82
Dome Peak from Gunsight Peak (2017-07-01). Photo by Will Thomas.
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|Summary Total Data|
| Total Elevation Gain:||648 ft / 197 m|
| Gain on way in:||648 ft / 197 m|
| Start Trailhead:||12615 ft / 3845 m|
|Ascent Part of Trip: Uinta 13ers (3 nights total away from roads)|
Complete Trip Sequence:
Total Trip Gain: 16564 ft / 5049 m Total Trip Loss: 2791 ft / 850 m
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