Ascent of Cache Peak on 2015-07-04

Climber: Eric Kassan

Others in Party:Josef Nuernberger
Mark Rosen
Date:Saturday, July 4, 2015
Ascent Type:Successful Summit Attained
Peak:Cache Peak
    Elevation:10339 ft / 3151 m

Ascent Trip Report

The route from Mount Independence was fairly easy, though at times we had to dodge brush or rocks. There was at least one trail marked by sporadic blue ribbons which we found more of on the descent. There was a great view from the summit.
Summary Total Data
    Elevation Gain:739 ft / 225 m
    Elevation Loss:2149 ft / 655 m
    Distance:3.8 mi / 6.1 km
    Quality:2 (on a subjective 1-10 scale)
    Route Conditions:
Maintained Trail, Unmaintained Trail, Open Country
    Gear Used:
Ski Poles
Ascent Statistics
    Elevation Gain:739 ft / 225 m
    Extra Loss:350 ft / 106 m
    Distance:1.4 mi / 2.2 km
    Route:Northwest ridge
    Trailhead:Mount Independence  9950 ft / 3032 m
    Time Up:1 Hours 
Descent Statistics
    Elevation Loss:1799 ft / 549 m
    Distance:2.4 mi / 3.9 km
    Route:Northwest ridge to trail
    Trailhead:West ridge trailhead  8540 ft / 2602 m
    Time Down:1 Hours 15 Minutes
Ascent Part of Trip: 2015 Cache Peak (0 nights total away from roads)

Complete Trip Sequence:
1Mount Independence2015-07-04 a
2Cache Peak2015-07-04 b
GPS Data for Ascent/Trip

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Peaks:  climbed and  unclimbed by Eric Kassan
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