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Ascent of Stephenson Peak on 2018-07-18

Climber: Valerie Norton

Other People:Solo Ascent
Date:Wednesday, July 18, 2018
Ascent Type:Successful Summit Attained
    Motorized Transport to Trailhead:Car
Peak:Stephenson Peak
    Location:USA-California
    Elevation:6200 ft / 1889 m

Ascent Trip Report

Followed the paved road from Monument Peak and grabbed a decaying dirt road for the final climb. Not a lot of view on a cloudy day.
Summary Total Data
    Total Elevation Gain:530 ft / 160 m
    Total Elevation Loss:1130 ft / 344 m
    Round-Trip Distance:6 mi / 9.7 km
    Route Conditions:
Road Hike, Maintained Trail
    Gear Used:
Ski Poles
Ascent Statistics
    Gain on way in:200 ft / 60 m
    Distance:1 mi / 1.6 km
    Route:dirt road
    Start Trailhead:road down  6000 ft / 1828 m
Descent Statistics
    Loss on way out:1130 ft / 344 m
        Loss Breakdown:Net: 800 ft / 244 m; Extra: 330 ft / 100m
    Gain on way out:330 ft / 100 m
    Distance:5 mi / 8 km
    Route:Pacific Crest Trail
    End Trailhead:Storm Canyon overlook  5400 ft / 1645 m
Ascent Part of Trip: Monument

Complete Trip Sequence:
OrderPeak/PointDateGain
1Foster Point2018-07-18 a240 ft / 73 m
2Peak 59582018-07-18 b318 ft / 97 m
3Hays Peak2018-07-18 c202 ft / 62 m
4Monument Peak2018-07-18 d231 ft / 70 m
5Stephenson Peak2018-07-18 e530 ft / 162 m
Total Trip Gain: 1521 ft / 464 m    Total Trip Loss: 1521 ft / 464 m
GPS Data for Ascent/Trip


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Peaks:  climbed and  unclimbed by Valerie Norton
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