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Ascent of Mount Benson on 2018-08-26

Climber: Rob Woodall

Others in Party:Greg Slayden -- Trip Report or GPS Track
Date:Sunday, August 26, 2018
Ascent Type:Successful Summit Attained
Peak:Mount Benson
    Location:Canada-British Columbia
    Elevation:3356 ft / 1022 m

Ascent Trip Report

2h40 round trip including half hour around summit area, trial popular but quite rugged, rocky, tree routes. Plenty folk on trail Sun am.

Summit marker is on W summit, but spot height is on E summit, just inside a comms compound fence, with another highpoint of similar elevation outside the fence. In poor visibility we couldn't tell which is higher.
Summary Total Data
    Total Elevation Gain:2371 ft / 722 m
    Grade/Class:YDS1+
    Quality:4 (on a subjective 1-10 scale)
    Weather:Pleasant, Breezy, Low Clouds
Ascent Statistics
    Gain on way in:2371 ft / 722 m
    Distance:4.3 mi / 7 km
    Start Trailhead:985 ft / 300 m
Descent Statistics
GPS Data for Ascent/Trip


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Peaks:  climbed and  unclimbed by Rob Woodall
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