Ascent of Granite Mountain on 2007-06-22
|Date:||Friday, June 22, 2007|
|Ascent Type:||Successful Summit Attained|
| Elevation:||5629 ft / 1715 m|
Ascent Trip ReportQuick solo hike after work. Started at about 6:15pm. Trail is in fine condition - dry and all blowdown has been cut out. Snow up the final ridge - can be avoided by staying on the rocks but many tracks showed that people were using the snow for a direct route. Weather was cool - breeze was out of the west and clouds were low. Views were pretty much none existant from the lookout. Hike down was quick, back in the car at 9:30pm. Saw bear tracks on the snow about .4 miles from the top.
|Summary Total Data|
| Elevation Gain:||3741 ft / 1140 m|
| Distance:||7.4 mi / 11.9 km|
| Route:||Standard Trail|
| Trailhead:||Pratt Lake Trailhaed 1888 ft / 575 m|
| Route Conditions:||Maintained Trail, Snow on Ground|
| Gear Used:||Ski Poles|
| Weather:||Cool, Breezy, Low Clouds|
| Time Up:||0 Days 1 Hours 44 Minutes|
| Time Down:||0 Days 1 Hours 26 Minutes|
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