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Ascent of Castle Peak on 2013-08-13

Climber: Mike Jay

Others in Party:Kevin
Date:Tuesday, August 13, 2013
Ascent Type:Successful Summit Attained
    Motorized Transport to Trailhead:Car
Peak:Castle Peak
    Location:USA-California
    Elevation:9103 ft / 2774 m

Ascent Trip Report

Another great hike from Highway 80.
Made it to within 16' from the peak. I did not want to climb this without protection. Great views of the Tahoe basin.
Summary Total Data
    Elevation Gain:1763 ft / 537 m
    Grade/Class:1+
    Quality:6 (on a subjective 1-10 scale)
    Route Conditions:
Maintained Trail
    Gear Used:
Ski Poles
    Weather:Pleasant, Calm, Clear
Ascent Statistics
    Elevation Gain:1763 ft / 537 m
    Distance:3 mi / 4.8 km
    Trailhead:End of paved road trailhead  7340 ft / 2237 m
    Time Up:1 Hours 29 Minutes
Descent Statistics
GPS Data for Ascent/Trip


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Peaks:  climbed and  unclimbed by Mike Jay
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