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Ascent of Lookout Tower Hill on 2018-11-03

Climber: Greg Gerlach

Others in Party:Kelley Laxamana
----Only Party on Mountain
Date:Saturday, November 3, 2018
Ascent Type:Successful Summit Attained
Peak:Lookout Tower Hill
    Location:USA-Arizona
    Elevation:9165 ft / 2793 m

Ascent Trip Report

From the the north entrance to Grand Canyon National Park, Kelley and I drove east a short distance on a dirt road past the ranger's residence to a locked gate, then parked. From there, we walked up the dirt road all the way to the lookout. Afterwards, we walked back down the road about 0.3 miles, then bushwacked cross country over to the park's high point shown on the Peakbagger.com map, where we found and signed the summit register, then we bushwacked back to the road and hiked back to the truck.
Summary Total Data
    Total Elevation Gain:385 ft / 117 m
    Total Elevation Loss:385 ft / 117 m
    Round-Trip Distance:3.4 mi / 5.5 km
    Grade/Class:Class 1
Ascent Statistics
    Gain on way in:385 ft / 117 m
        Gain Breakdown:Net: 335 ft / 102 m; Extra: 50 ft / 15m
    Loss on way in:50 ft / 15 m
    Distance:2.2 mi / 3.5 km
    Route:See trip report
    Start Trailhead:See trip report  8830 ft / 2691 m
Descent Statistics
    Loss on way out:335 ft / 102 m
    Distance:1.2 mi / 1.9 km
    Route:See trip report
    End Trailhead:See trip report  8830 ft / 2691 m



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