Ascent of Rocky Butte on 2017-01-04

Climber: John E Sarna

Other People:Solo Ascent
Only Party on Mountain
Date:Wednesday, January 4, 2017
Ascent Type:Successful Summit Attained
    Motorized Transport to Trailhead:Car
Peak:Rocky Butte
    Elevation:612 ft / 186 m

Ascent Trip Report

I was the only one up here on this day when it was below freezing and very windy. I had clear photos of the Columbia River, Portland Airport, Mt St Helens, and Mt Hood, but my fingers were too cold to trigger my cell phone's camera button.
Summary Total Data
    Elevation Gain:40 ft / 12 m
    Distance:0 mi / 0 km
    Route:stairs to north of microwave towers on top
    Trailhead:parking on Rocky Butte Lane  572 ft / 174 m
    Weather:Cold, Very Windy, Clear

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