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Ascent of Growler Peak on 2020-12-22

Climber: Paul McClellan

Others in Party:Matthias Stender -- Trip Report or GPS Track
----Only Party on Mountain
Date:Tuesday, December 22, 2020
Ascent Type:Successful Summit Attained
    Motorized Transport to Trailhead:Hi-Clearance Vehicle
Peak:Growler Peak
    Location:USA-Arizona
    Elevation:3027 ft / 922 m

Ascent Trip Report

We followed Richard Carey's driving directions of 2000-11-21, parking where Scott Kelley parked on 2016-03-08. Beyond that point the road became narrower and rockier and we thought we were close enough to climb the peak from there.
Summary Total Data
    Total Elevation Gain:1845 ft / 561 m
    Total Elevation Loss:1845 ft / 561 m
    Round-Trip Distance:6 mi / 9.7 km
    Route Conditions:
Open Country, Scramble, Exposed Scramble
    Gear Used:
Ski Poles
Ascent Statistics
    Gain on way in:1765 ft / 537 m
        Gain Breakdown:Net: 1685 ft / 513 m; Extra: 80 ft / 24m
    Loss on way in:80 ft / 24 m
    Distance:3 mi / 4.8 km
    Route:SE Ridge
    Start Trailhead:Charlie Bell Road  1342 ft / 409 m
Descent Statistics
    Loss on way out:1765 ft / 537 m
        Loss Breakdown:Net: 1685 ft / 513 m; Extra: 80 ft / 24m
    Gain on way out:80 ft / 24 m
    Distance:3 mi / 4.8 km
    Route:E Ridge
    End Trailhead:Charlie Bell Road  1342 ft / 409 m
GPS Data for Ascent/Trip


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Peaks:  climbed and  unclimbed by Paul McClellan
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