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Ascent of Old Man Mountain on 1999-09-05

Climber: John E Sarna

Others in Party:my wife Marcia and daughter Camille
Date:Sunday, September 5, 1999
Ascent Type:Successful Summit Attained
    Motorized Transport to Trailhead:4x4 Vehicle
Peak:Old Man Mountain
    Location:USA-California
    Elevation:7789 ft / 2374 m

Ascent Trip Report

drove to dirt road from Webber Lake to Meadow Lake to camp on Sat night; continued on 4x4 road to side road near mine to park and walk, where road ended a few hundred yards further. continued on over lots of granite to the small lakes just east of the peak, then up the ridge on the east side, finding a small trail starting at some old mine tailings around the north side of the worst of the cliffs
Summary Total Data
    Elevation Gain:1900 ft / 578 m
    Elevation Loss:1900 ft / 578 m
    Distance:5 mi / 8 km
    Grade/Class:3
    Route Conditions:
Road Hike, Unmaintained Trail, Open Country, Scramble
Ascent Statistics
    Elevation Gain:1700 ft / 518 m
    Extra Loss:200 ft / 60 m
    Distance:2.5 mi / 4 km
    Route:4x4 road coming in from the north
    Trailhead:old mining road to the north of Old Man  6289 ft / 1916 m
Descent Statistics
    Elevation Loss:1700 ft / 518 m
    Extra Gain:200 ft / 60 m
    Distance:2.5 mi / 4 km
    Trailhead:old mining road to the north of Old Man  6289 ft / 1916 m
GPS Data for Ascent/Trip


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Peaks:  climbed and  unclimbed by John E Sarna
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