Ascent of Upper Saddle Mountain on 2017-08-20

Climber: Greg Slayden

Others in Party:Rob Woodall -- Trip Report or GPS Track
----Only Party on Mountain
Date:Sunday, August 20, 2017
Ascent Type:Successful Summit Attained
    Motorized Transport to Trailhead:Hi-Clearance Vehicle
Peak:Upper Saddle Mountain
    Location:Canada-British Columbia
    Elevation:7644 ft / 2329 m
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Scrambling on the scenic ridge of Upper Saddle Peak (2017-08-20).
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Summary Total Data
    Total Elevation Gain:4002 ft / 1218 m
    Total Elevation Loss:1968 ft / 598 m
    Round-Trip Distance:5.9 mi / 9.4 km
    Grade/Class:Class 3-
    Quality:6 (on a subjective 1-10 scale)
    Route Conditions:
Maintained Trail, Open Country, Scramble
    Weather:Pleasant, Breezy, Overcast
A bit smoky
Ascent Statistics
    Gain on way in:3871 ft / 1179 m
        Gain Breakdown:Net: 2887 ft / 880 m; Extra: 984 ft / 299m
    Loss on way in:984 ft / 299 m
    Distance:4.6 mi / 7.4 km
    Route:Saddle Mtn Tr, S Ridge
    Start Trailhead:Saddle Mtn TH  4757 ft / 1449 m
Descent Statistics
    Loss on way out:984 ft / 299 m
        Loss Breakdown:Net: 853 ft / 260 m; Extra: 131 ft / 39m
    Gain on way out:131 ft / 39 m
    Distance:1.2 mi / 2 km
    Route:S Ridge
    End Trailhead:Saddle/Upper Saddle Col  6791 ft / 2069 m
Ascent Part of Trip: 2017 - Saddle Mountain

Complete Trip Sequence:
1Upper Saddle Mountain2017-08-20 a4002 ft / 1220 m
2Saddle Mountain2017-08-20 b866 ft / 264 m
Total Trip Gain: 4868 ft / 1484 m    Total Trip Loss: 4868 ft / 1484 m
GPS Data for Ascent/Trip

 GPS Waypoints - Hover or click to see name and lat/long
Peaks:  climbed and  unclimbed by Greg Slayden
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