Climb Time Details
Climber: aubreyja
Peak(s): Longs Peak
Route: Keyhole Route

Time to summit:
Roundtrip time:
Total elevation gain: Not Specified
Total RT mileage: Not Specified
Date climbed: 06/25/2012
Mode of Travel (Ascent): Regular Footwear
Mode of Travel (Descent):  Regular Footwear
Solo climb?: No
Age when completed: 37
Notes: This climb was much tougher than I expected due to a number of factors. Firstly, there was the crazy heat. The temperature was in the high 60‘s when we left the ranger station at 2am in shorts and t-shirts. On the decent it was easily in the high 70s to low 80‘s at the boulder field. Other factors which made the climb seem really hard: I had a head cold which may have made it seem harder to me, and I was also less fit than I have been in previous years. So, it seemed really tough and took a long time. But Long‘s is a great climb, and in spite of the pain I did enjoy it.

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