Climb Time Details
Climber: RadioJay
Peak(s): Mt. Eolus
Route: Northeast Ridge

Time to summit:
Roundtrip time:
Total elevation gain: 3,083 feet
Total RT mileage: 11.50 miles
Date climbed: 07/30/2012
Mode of Travel (Ascent): Regular Footwear
Mode of Travel (Descent):  Regular Footwear
Solo climb?: No
Age when completed: 53
Notes: Because many folks need to catch the train the same day they climb Eolus and N. Eolus, I thought this info might be helpful. We started at 11,000 in Chicago basin. Took 6:38 RT, plus 1 hour to break camp and 2 hours to hike to Needleton with 40lb packs. Two males in their 50s in above average condition. We were moving at a good clip on the hike out, but trail is in great shape. Distance includes 6 mile hike from Basin to Needleton Station. Weather conditions just about perfect.

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