Ascent of Diamond Peak on 2020-06-20

Climber: Ted Ehrlich

Date:Saturday, June 20, 2020
Ascent Type:Successful Summit Attained
Peak:Diamond Peak
    Elevation:9640 ft / 2938 m

Ascent Trip Report

Used a Nissan Rogue to get to where the road forks around ~8800', but ended up coming back to a slow leak flat tire since I somehow picked up a nail between the Gates of Ladore campground and where I parked at 8800'. The road above 8800' is in decent shape, two small mud puddles. A guy on a 2 seat RZR drove by to the end of the road but otherwise had the peak to ourselves. The final hike past the end of the road involves a bit of deadfall hopping. On the way back, we went down the edge of a meadow to 9200, then traversed back to the road, which was a little easier. I uploaded a GPS track that shows the approximate route.
Summary Total Data
GPS Data for Ascent/Trip

 GPS Waypoints - Hover or click to see name and lat/long
Peaks:  climbed and  unclimbed by Ted Ehrlich
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