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Ascent of Black Butte on 2014-04-29

Climber: Mike Jay

Others in Party:Greg
Date:Tuesday, April 29, 2014
Ascent Type:Successful Summit Attained
Peak:Black Butte
    Location:USA-California
    Elevation:7448 ft / 2270 m

Ascent Trip Report

This is a 4-5 hour trip once you get off highway 5. It's about 55 mile from highway 5 on a good county road (162), however the last 16 is on a nice dirt road.
We had small patches of snow and had to park at 162 and the path up the hill.
Easy hike up.

Summary Total Data
    Elevation Gain:723 ft / 221 m
    Grade/Class:1
    Quality:4 (on a subjective 1-10 scale)
    Route Conditions:
Maintained Trail, Unmaintained Trail, Bushwhack, Snow on Ground
    Gear Used:
Ski Poles
    Weather:Cool, Calm, Clear
Ascent Statistics
    Elevation Gain:723 ft / 221 m
    Distance:1.3 mi / 2.1 km
    Route:Northern slope from the road.
    Trailhead:6725 ft / 2049 m
    Time Up:37 Minutes
Descent Statistics
GPS Data for Ascent/Trip


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Peaks:  climbed and  unclimbed by Mike Jay
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