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Ascent of Haystack Mountain on 2012-08-24

Climber: Ken Jones

Others in Party:Chuck Powrie
Barb Powrie
Dennis Poulin -- Trip Report or GPS Track
----Only Party on Mountain
Date:Friday, August 24, 2012
Ascent Type:Successful Summit Attained
    Motorized Transport to Trailhead:Hi-Clearance Vehicle
Peak:Haystack Mountain
    Location:USA-Montana
    Elevation:8819 ft / 2688 m

Ascent Trip Report

Hiked National Recreation Trail to summit. See Cedron Jones's guide to peakbagging in Montana for details of drive and trail. The trail routing is slightly different than mapped - see GPS track.

Fortunately, the highest point is by the old lookout footings rather than on one of the rock pinnacles in the area.
Summary Total Data
    Total Elevation Gain:2119 ft / 645 m
    Route:summit trail
    Trailhead:6700 ft / 2042 m
GPS Data for Ascent/Trip


 GPS Waypoints - Hover or click to see name and lat/long
Peaks:  climbed and  unclimbed by Ken Jones
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Note: GPS Tracks may not be accurate, and may not show the best route. Do not follow this route blindly. Conditions change frequently. Use of a GPS unit in the outdoors, even with a pre-loaded track, is no substitute for experience and good judgment. Peakbagger.com accepts NO responsibility or liability from use of this data.

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