Ascent of Mount Mildred on 1987-09-13

Climber: John E Sarna

Others in Party:Doug Joy
Oscar Balaguer
Ellen VanFleet
----Only Party on Mountain
Date:Sunday, September 13, 1987
Ascent Type:Successful Summit Attained
Peak:Mount Mildred
    Elevation:8398 ft / 2559 m

Ascent Trip Report

Started from Ahart Campground, went east to road crossing Dolly Creek (FS 68), continued along a perpendicular road on S side of Dolly Creek east, then up & S to top of Chipmonk Ridge, followed ridge up past Johnson Monument and up to Mildred, then back down along ridge to first saddle with 4x4 road going N, eventually crossed Dolly Creek (where road got to be 2 WD) and slowly switched back down to FS 68 about .4 miles N of Dolly Creek. Walked roads back to cars since it was dark, extra 2 miles. 60 mi winding roads from Foresthill, Started 12:30, Ended 9:30, 3500' TEG, approx 16 miles (2 mi cross-country). There may be a quicker way via road up Greyhorse Valley
Summary Total Data
    Elevation Gain:3500 ft / 1067 m
    Elevation Loss:3500 ft / 1067 m
    Distance:32 mi / 51.5 km
    Grade/Class:Cl 1
    Route Conditions:
Road Hike, Maintained Trail, Open Country
Ascent Statistics
    Elevation Gain:3500 ft / 1067 m
    Distance:16 mi / 25.8 km
    Route:from the West
    Trailhead:Ahart Campground  4898 ft / 1492 m
Descent Statistics
    Elevation Loss:3500 ft / 1067 m
    Distance:16 mi / 25.8 km
    Trailhead:Ahart Campground  4898 ft / 1492 m

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