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Ascent of Tongue Mountain on 2019-11-03

Climber: James Barlow

Others in Party:Becca Romig
----Only Party on Mountain
Date:Sunday, November 3, 2019
Ascent Type:Successful Summit Attained
Peak:Tongue Mountain
    Location:USA-Washington
    Elevation:4838 ft / 1474 m

Ascent Trip Report

From Randle, take FR23 to FR28 to FR29. FR29 is closed to traffic beyond the junction with FR2904. There are signs there blocking the road. There is a washout at mile 12 on FR29 according to another sign. Luckily, you need FR2904 to get to the TH and that is open and accessible. Small water bars (Canadian topes) on FR2904, but a carefully driven passenger car would have no issues making it to this TH in good conditions. Initial trail is a dirt bike trail with some rutting and up and down over what we presumed are jumps, but it is decent walking. Summit trail is excellent, topped off with an easy scramble to the summit. Views of Rainier, Adams, and Mt St Helens. Very high quality hike - small effort for a big reward. Pics
Summary Total Data
    Total Elevation Gain:1216 ft / 370 m
    Route Conditions:
Maintained Trail, Scramble
    Gear Used:
Ski Poles
Ascent Statistics
    Gain on way in:1216 ft / 370 m
    Distance:1.7 mi / 2.8 km
    Route:Tongue Mtn Tr
    Start Trailhead:3622 ft / 1103 m
Descent Statistics
GPS Data for Ascent/Trip


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Peaks:  climbed and  unclimbed by James Barlow
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