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Ascent of Duckwater Peak on 2014-04-16

Climber: James Morehouse

Others in Party:rraine wajda
----Only Party on Mountain
Date:Wednesday, April 16, 2014
Ascent Type:Successful Summit Attained
    Motorized Transport to Trailhead:4x4 Vehicle
Peak:Duckwater Peak
    Location:USA-Nevada
    Elevation:11175 ft / 3406 m

Ascent Trip Report

Still a lot of snow in this range. I took the ridge north of the avalanche gulch, which runs straight up the face of the mountain, to avoid most of it. Above 10,000' the snow was more prevalent, and the last couple of hundred feet of gain were entirely snow covered.
Summary Total Data
    Elevation Gain:3515 ft / 1072 m
    Distance:8.6 mi / 13.8 km
    Route Conditions:
Road Hike, Open Country, Snow on Ground, Scramble, Snow Climb
    Gear Used:
Ice Axe, Crampons
    Weather:Cool, Breezy, Clear
Ascent Statistics
    Elevation Gain:3515 ft / 1072 m
    Distance:4.3 mi / 6.9 km
    Route:Ridge north of avalanche gully
    Trailhead:7660 ft / 2334 m
Descent Statistics
    Distance:4.3 mi / 6.9 km
    Route:Ridge north of avalanche gully
GPS Data for Ascent/Trip


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Peaks:  climbed and  unclimbed by James Morehouse
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