Ascent of Newton Drury Peak on 2017-07-22

Climber: Naresh Satyan

Date:Saturday, July 22, 2017
Ascent Type:Successful Summit Attained
Peak:Newton Drury Peak
    Elevation:10160 ft / 3096 m

Ascent Trip Report

On HPS trip led by Peter and Ignacia Doggett, attempting to visit all seven 10k+ peaks plus Cornell from the tram. Got the first tram up at 8:30 am, and climbed to Cornell via the Sid Davis drainage and Tamarack valley. Back down to Tamarack valley, and up to the main trail via a good steep use trail that parallels the old San Jacinto trail. Then the San Jacinto trail to Miller peak and straight up to the San Jacinto summit. Went down the northwest ridge of San J and up to Folly peak. From Folly, we contoured south to the saddle to Drury peak and up to the summit. The key is to stay high until you are right above the saddle. We made good time on this leg. Photos:
Summary Total Data
    Route Conditions:
Maintained Trail, Unmaintained Trail, Open Country, Scramble
    Gear Used:
Ski Poles
Ascent Part of Trip: San Jacinto 2017

Complete Trip Sequence:
1Cornell Peak2017-07-22 a
2Miller Peak2017-07-22 b
3San Jacinto Peak2017-07-22 c
4Folly Peak2017-07-22 d
5Newton Drury Peak2017-07-22 e
6Shirley Peak2017-07-22 f
7Jean Peak2017-07-22 g
GPS Data for Ascent/Trip

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Peaks:  climbed and  unclimbed by Naresh Satyan
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