Ascent of Lightner Peak on 2014-02-23

Climber: Greg Gerlach

Others in Party:Kelley Laxamana
----Only Party on Mountain
Date:Sunday, February 23, 2014
Ascent Type:Successful Summit Attained
Peak:Lightner Peak
    Elevation:6430 ft / 1959 m

Ascent Trip Report

Kelley and I started from the 4 wheel drive trailhead, which you definitely need a decent, high clearance 4x to drive to. We avoided going over most of the ridge bumps on the way back by contouring below them. Also, we climbed Hobo Benchmark on the way to Lightner Peak.
Summary Total Data
    Total Elevation Gain:1180 ft / 359 m
    Extra Gain:425 ft / 129 m
    Round-Trip Distance:3 mi / 4.8 km
    Route:HPS Route 1
    Trailhead:Forest Road 28S19  6100 ft / 1859 m
Ascent Statistics
    Time:1 Hours 30 Minutes
Descent Statistics
    Time:1 Hours 
GPS Data for Ascent/Trip

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Peaks:  climbed and  unclimbed by Greg Gerlach
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