Ascent of Kerby Peak on 2012-06-03
|Others in Party:||Karen Jones|
----Only Party on Mountain
|Date:||Sunday, June 3, 2012|
|Ascent Type:||Successful Summit Attained|
| Motorized Transport to Trailhead:||Car|
| Elevation:||5545 ft / 1690 m|
Ascent Trip ReportUsed Dennis Poulin's report - see http://www.peakbagger.com/climber/ascent.aspx?aid=85490. Dennis's report includes a GPS track that shows where the trail is (it's not shown on most topo maps).
I would add that the trail takes off just to the right of the large sign, and is neither of the old roads but an actual trail.
Driving: From Selma on US199 take Deer Creek Road (watch the signs, it's not always straight ahead at junctions) about 8-1/4 miles to the end of county maintenance (sign, road narrows) and continue another 1/2 mile to a junction - go right, following sign to Kerby Peak Trail. In another 1/2 mile go left (unsigned when we were there) and follow good gravel road to the well-signed trailhead at the junction with a topo map elevation of 2949'. Good trail to summit.
|Summary Total Data|
| Elevation Gain:||2696 ft / 822 m|
| Extra Gain:||50 ft / 15 m|
| Distance:||6 mi / 9.7 km|
| Route:||Kerby Peak Trail|
| Trailhead:||Kerby Peak TH 2949 ft / 898 m|
| Route Conditions:||Maintained Trail|
| Weather:||high cloud cover, then light misty drizzle|
|GPS Data for Ascent/Trip|
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Peaks: climbed and unclimbed by Ken Jones
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