Ascent of Peak 3260 on 2010-12-15
|Date:||Wednesday, December 15, 2010|
|Ascent Type:||Successful Summit Attained|
| Elevation:||3260 ft / 993 m|
Ascent Trip ReportI approached Peak 3260 from Gold Hill and Old Stage Road on the west side of I-5. I turned west on Galls Creek Road and followed this good road 5.4 miles to BLM 37-3-9.2 which is gated and locked. This BLM road is not shown on most topo maps, but it is a good road and provides a good route to Peak 3260. This trailhead is in the Timber Mtn OHV area. I hiked up the road past the gate and followed it to within .25 mile of the summit where I took a lesser used road that forked right towards the summit. There are no views from the summit, but there is a private well and water storage tank on the top. There may be views along the route up to the summit, but it was foggy today with limited visibility.
|Summary Total Data|
| Elevation Gain:||1224 ft / 373 m|
| Distance:||5.9 mi / 9.5 km|
| Route:||Southeast Ridge|
| Trailhead:||2036 ft / 620 m|
| Route Conditions:||Road Hike, Snow on Ground|
|GPS Data for Ascent/Trip|
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Peaks: climbed and unclimbed by Dennis Poulin
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