Ascent of Light Peak on 2011-09-06
|Other People:||Solo Ascent|
Only Party on Mountain
|Date:||Tuesday, September 6, 2011|
|Ascent Type:||Successful Summit Attained|
| Motorized Transport to Trailhead:||Car|
| Elevation:||8325 ft / 2537 m|
Ascent Trip ReportRough dirt road to saddle. Difficult in my passenger car, but passable if you're adventurous. Easy couple hundred feet to Light Peak. Thought I was standing on Drake Peak, benchmark says "Drake." Don't be deceived. I'll need to come back and get Drake.
|Summary Total Data|
| Total Elevation Gain:||200 ft / 60 m|
| Round-Trip Distance:||0.8 mi / 1.3 km|
| Route:||Light Peak Road|
| Trailhead:||Drake Peak Lookout Road 8125 ft / 2476 m|
| Quality:||2 (on a subjective 1-10 scale)|
| Route Conditions:||Road Hike|
| Weather:||Cool, Windy, Overcast|
|GPS Data for Ascent/Trip|
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