Ascent of Taum Sauk Mountain on 2019-10-05

Climber: Kreg Ellzey

Other People:Solo Ascent
Date:Saturday, October 5, 2019
Ascent Type:Successful Summit Attained
    Motorized Transport to Trailhead:4x4 Vehicle
Peak:Taum Sauk Mountain
    Elevation:1772 ft / 540 m

Ascent Trip Report

Arrived around 8:45am from overnight in Poplar Bluff. This was a quick walk out and back on the concrete path from parking area marked Mina Sauk Falls Tr. Grabbed a few photos at the highpoint location and departed for the 9 hour drive back to Baton Rouge. This is state highpoint #8 for me.
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Good morning from the top of Missouri! (2019-10-05). Photo by Kreg Ellzey.
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Summary Total Data
    Total Elevation Gain:5 ft / 1 m
    Round-Trip Distance:0.6 mi / 1 km
    Route:Mina Sauk Falls Tr
    Trailhead:Parking Area  1767 ft / 538 m
    Route Conditions:
Maintained Trail
    Weather:Pleasant, Calm, Clear
Ascent Statistics
    Time:4 Minutes
Descent Statistics
    Time:4 Minutes
GPS Data for Ascent/Trip

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Peaks:  climbed and  unclimbed by Kreg Ellzey
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