Ascent of Twin Peaks on 2010-07-30
|Others in Party:||Bob Bolton -- Trip Report or GPS Track|
|Date:||Friday, July 30, 2010|
|Ascent Type:||Successful Summit Attained|
| Elevation:||9673 ft / 2948 m|
Ascent Trip ReportBob and I started at the Hurricane Creek TH and then took the first right turn. This is a steep trail that is very efficient at gaining elevation. Route finding is easy on the formal trail and then a climbers trail along the ridge to the base of the spire. The spire is only about 50ft high and the first 25 ft is on good rock. I was glad to be off this one. Views are magnificent in all directions. The Wallowa's are fantastic. My GPS added a little elevation to this hike and there is a little up and down particularly near Legore Lake.
|Summary Total Data|
| Total Elevation Gain:||5011 ft / 1527 m|
| Round-Trip Distance:||9.1 mi / 14.6 km|
| Route:||Falls Creek|
| Trailhead:||4662 ft / 1420 m|
| Route Conditions:||Maintained Trail, Unmaintained Trail, Open Country, Scramble, Exposed Scramble, Rock Climb|
| Gear Used:||Rope|
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