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Ascent of Mount Sunflower on 2016-01-13

Climber: Curtis Bowden

Others in Party:John Orosz
Date:Wednesday, January 13, 2016
Ascent Type:Successful Summit Attained
Peak:Mount Sunflower
    Location:USA-Kansas
    Elevation:4039 ft / 1231 m

Ascent Trip Report

Broke up the drive from Kansas City to Denver with a stop at a local brewery in Hayes (Lb. Brewing, pretty unexceptional beer but great restored building downtown and a gorgeous hostess named Dakota) and with this stop in Kansas right before the border. The GPS indicated that it would add an extra 2 hours to the trip, but I think that was factoring in a 15 mph speed limit down a nice dirt road, which we comfortably tripled. Beautiful blue skies and wide plains made it reminiscent (but not as gorgeous and bison-filled) as Nebraska's fantastic high point.
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    Elevation Gain:0 ft / 0 m
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    Trailhead:4039 ft / 1231 m
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