Ascent of Lookout Mountain on 2017-10-07

Climber: Gustav Sexauer

Others in Party:Janos and Katrina
Date:Saturday, October 7, 2017
Ascent Type:Successful Summit Attained
    Motorized Transport to Trailhead:Car
Peak:Lookout Mountain
    Elevation:2054 ft / 626 m

Ascent Trip Report

We continued on from the subpeak up to the highest point. The trail turns into spaghetti past the saddle, and everyone seems to pick their preferred way to go. There was a 4ish year old kid walking down with his parents that didn't like how steep it was. We got a good view, then headed back to the saddle and then to the south because we had extra time. The trails off the south are gravelly and slippery, but we reconnected with better trails, then looped back to the north where we parked.
Summary Total Data
    Elevation Gain:203 ft / 61 m
    Elevation Loss:629 ft / 191 m
    Distance:1 mi / 1.6 km
    Grade/Class:Class 2
    Quality:3 (on a subjective 1-10 scale)
    Route Conditions:
Maintained Trail, Unmaintained Trail, Scramble
    Weather:Hot, Calm, Clear
Ascent Statistics
    Elevation Gain:163 ft / 49 m
    Extra Loss:85 ft / 25 m
    Distance:0.2 mi / 0.3 km
    Route:Trail 150
    Trailhead:Lookout Mountain West Summit  1976 ft / 602 m
    Time Up:9 Minutes
Descent Statistics
    Elevation Loss:544 ft / 166 m
    Extra Gain:40 ft / 12 m
    Distance:0.8 mi / 1.3 km
    Route:Trail 150 to Trail 308
    Trailhead:16th St TH  1550 ft / 472 m
    Time Down:28 Minutes
Ascent Part of Trip: LookoutAZ

Complete Trip Sequence:
1Lookout Mountain-West Summit2017-10-07 #1
2Lookout Mountain2017-10-07 #2

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