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Ascent of Wye Benchmark on 2020-04-29

Climber: Aaron Kissel

Other People:Solo Ascent
Only Party on Mountain
Date:Wednesday, April 29, 2020
Ascent Type:Successful Summit Attained
    Motorized Transport to Trailhead:Car
Peak:Wye Benchmark
    Location:USA-California
    Elevation:3690 ft / 1124 m

Ascent Trip Report

This hike is very short, but very steep. I highly recommend hiking sticks for the walk down. There's a nice view from the top, but the noise pollution from Highway 15 disrupts the peacefulness of being on a summit.
Summary Total Data
    Total Elevation Gain:522 ft / 159 m
    Round-Trip Distance:0.5 mi / 0.8 km
    Route:West Face
    Trailhead:3168 ft / 965 m
    Quality:5 (on a subjective 1-10 scale)
    Route Conditions:
Open Country, Bushwhack
    Gear Used:
Ski Poles
    Weather:Pleasant, Calm, Clear
Ascent Statistics
    Time:10 Minutes
Descent Statistics
    Time:9 Minutes
GPS Data for Ascent/Trip


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Peaks:  climbed and  unclimbed by Aaron Kissel
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