Ascent of Juniper Peak on 2011-05-22

Climber: Ken Jones

Date:Sunday, May 22, 2011
Ascent Type:Successful Summit Attained
Peak:Juniper Peak
    Elevation:7209 ft / 2197 m

Ascent Trip Report

I used Dennis Poulin's excellent 15 Apr 2011 trip report from this site. My mileages were a little shorter, but that's to be expected with a different odometer.

The last road up to the ridge was somewhat challenging in a RAV4, but after moving a few rocks off the road I made it.

Careful hand leveling in both directions confirmed that the southerly summit (near the bench mark, by the 6-foot cairn) is slightly higher than the northerly (and pointier) 7200-foot closed contour.
Summary Total Data
    Total Elevation Gain:2199 ft / 670 m
    Extra Gain:240 ft / 73 m
    Route:NW Ridge
    Trailhead:NW Ridge/powerline road  5490 ft / 1673 m
GPS Data for Ascent/Trip

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Peaks:  climbed and  unclimbed by Ken Jones
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