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Ascent of Mount Lemmon on 2017-11-05

Climber: Nathan Tenney

Others in Party:Matthew Lundin
Date:Sunday, November 5, 2017
Ascent Type:Successful Summit Attained
    Motorized Transport to Trailhead:Car
Peak:Mount Lemmon
    Location:USA-Arizona
    Elevation:9157 ft / 2791 m

Ascent Trip Report

November 5th, 2017. Started 11:55am, finished 12:15pm. Successful ascent of Mount Lemmon. Done via trail by Summit Road.

Came up Catalina Highway and parked at the dirt lot at the intersection of E Ski Run Rd and E Cap Rock Trail. Followed Summit Rd to the closed gates surrounding the observatory complex, followed the faint path to the right of the fence along towards the cairn and USGS marker on the north side of the fence line.
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Views northward from the Mount Lemmon high point (2017-11-05). Photo by Nathan Tenney.
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Summary Total Data
    Elevation Gain:117 ft / 36 m
    Distance:1 mi / 1.6 km
    Route:Summit Rd
    Trailhead:Radio Ridge parking lot  9040 ft / 2755 m
    Quality:1 (on a subjective 1-10 scale)
    Route Conditions:
Road Hike, Open Country, Bushwhack
    Weather:Cool, Breezy, Partly Cloudy
Crisp, cool fall day
Ascent Statistics
    Time Up:0 Days 0 Hours 5 Minutes
Descent Statistics
    Time Down:0 Days 0 Hours 5 Minutes



Other Photos

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Matt finding our way through the grass towards the high point (2017-11-05). Photo by Nathan Tenney.
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