Ascent of Dutton Cliff on 2010-07-30
|Others in Party:||Krystal Wanberg|
----Only Party on Mountain
|Date:||Friday, July 30, 2010|
|Ascent Type:||Successful Summit Attained|
| Elevation:||8147 ft / 2483 m|
Ascent Trip ReportThe ascent of this peak was very similar to that of Llao Rock, albeit longer and with more gain. This is an open country trek up a broad pumice ridge. A more direct ascent from Sun Notch MAY be possible, although it would undoubtedly involve some class 3 (perhaps 4) scrambles. An ascent from the Kerr Valley (NE) side is not recommended, as it would almost certainly require class 5 climbing on remarkably unstable rock. we started up from an unmarked pull-off to the SE of the summit, and that is probably the best/easiest way up.
|Summary Total Data|
| Elevation Gain:||907 ft / 277 m|
| Route:||direct ascent|
| Trailhead:||Pull-out on Rim Rd. 7240 ft / 2206 m|
| Grade/Class:||Class 2|
| Quality:||2 (on a subjective 1-10 scale)|
| Route Conditions:||Open Country|
| Nights Spent:||0 nights away from roads|
| Weather:||Pleasant, Breezy, Clear|
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