Ascent of Striped Peak on 2013-04-26
|Others in Party:||Ken Russell|
|Date:||Friday, April 26, 2013|
|Ascent Type:||Successful Summit Attained|
| Motorized Transport to Trailhead:||Hi-Clearance Vehicle|
| Elevation:||1166 ft / 355 m|
Ascent Trip ReportFollowed the same route as Ken Jones after piddling around at various map based routes that didn't quite work. Once at the junction on the E side of the peak the road around the S side of the peak is better than the one around the N side. Both require high clearance I'd say. From the high point of the road a trail path winds around to the S end of the summit contour. Then find a path worn in the tread which is covered in brush. A little bit of pokey stuff but no problem. Hard to see in this brush so we wandered here and there until satisfied that we had been to the top.
|Summary Total Data|
| Elevation Gain:||106 ft / 32 m|
| Distance:||0.4 mi / 0.6 km|
| Trailhead:||N of Peak 1060 ft / 323 m|
| Grade/Class:||Class 1|
| Quality:||1 (on a subjective 1-10 scale)|
| Route Conditions:||Unmaintained Trail, Bushwhack|
| Weather:||Pleasant, Calm, Clear|
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