Ascent of Butt Mountain on 2018-10-11
|Other People:||Solo Ascent|
Only Party on Mountain
|Date:||Thursday, October 11, 2018|
|Ascent Type:||Successful Summit Attained|
| Motorized Transport to Trailhead:||4x4 Vehicle|
| Elevation:||7870 ft / 2398 m|
Ascent Trip ReportClear and cool day. Forecast was for 20mph winds but it was calm. The final use trail from the PCT to the summit is marked with occasional cairns through the talus.
Includes side trip to Shanghai Creek Peak.
|Summary Total Data|
| Total Elevation Gain:||2161 ft / 658 m|
| Total Elevation Loss:||589 ft / 179 m|
| Route Conditions:||Maintained Trail, Unmaintained Trail, Open Country|
| Gear Used:||Ski Poles|
| Gain on way in:||2161 ft / 658 m|
| Gain Breakdown:||Net: 1572 ft / 479 m; Extra: 589 ft / 179m|
| Loss on way in:||589 ft / 179 m|
| Distance:||11 mi / 17.8 km|
| Route:||trail, PCT, use trail|
| Start Trailhead:||Carter Meadows trailhead 6298 ft / 1919 m|
|GPS Data for Ascent/Trip|
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Peaks: climbed and unclimbed by David Sanger
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