Ascent of Castle Dome Peak on 2014-01-19

Climber: Mat Kelliher

Others in Party:Sridhar Gullapalli
Tohru Ohnuki
Ted Lubeshkoff
Jim Fleming
Date:Sunday, January 19, 2014
Ascent Type:Successful Summit Attained
Peak:Castle Dome Peak
    Elevation:3788 ft / 1154 m

Ascent Trip Report

***Private Outing***

Camped at mouth of canyon described in DPS Guide. Followed wash up about 1.8 miles to large arrow made from rocks and surveyors flagging in trees. Turned onto well ducked use trail here which led us up NNW face of peak (with plenty of ducks); above rock fins but below cliffs. Hiked up to Detached Pinnacle and then, following ducked route, around to its east side and then up into the Class 3 terrain to the summit. Great Class 3 route! Ducked all the way up.
Summary Total Data
    Elevation Gain:2100 ft / 640 m
    Distance:6 mi / 9.7 km
    Route:DPS Route
    Trailhead:1688 ft / 514 m
    Quality:9 (on a subjective 1-10 scale)
    Route Conditions:
Unmaintained Trail, Scramble, Exposed Scramble
    Weather:Pleasant, Calm, Partly Cloudy
Ascent Statistics
    Time Up:3 Hours 20 Minutes
Descent Statistics
    Time Down:2 Hours 30 Minutes
GPS Data for Ascent/Trip

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Peaks:  climbed and  unclimbed by Mat Kelliher
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