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Ascent of Ruby Dome on 2014-10-19

Climber: Eric Kassan

Others in Party:SharonMarie Wilcox
Al Sandorff
Mary Brooks
Kay Komuro -- Trip Report or GPS Track
Jeff Casey
Bob Ralston
Ken Miller
----Only Party on Mountain
Date:Sunday, October 19, 2014
Ascent Type:Successful Summit Attained
Peak:Ruby Dome
    Location:USA-Nevada
    Elevation:11387 ft / 3470 m

Ascent Trip Report

This was my second time doing this hike, and every bit as enjoyable as the first. The trail did appear a bit harder to follow in places, but not too bad if one knows where one is going. Griswold Lake is a great place to camp.
Summary Total Data
    Total Elevation Gain:4887 ft / 1489 m
    Total Elevation Loss:457 ft / 139 m
    Round-Trip Distance:5.7 mi / 9.2 km
    Quality:6 (on a subjective 1-10 scale)
    Route Conditions:
Maintained Trail, Unmaintained Trail, Open Country, Snow on Ground, Scramble
    Gear Used:
Ski Poles, Tent Camp
Ascent Statistics
    Gain on way in:4887 ft / 1489 m
    Distance:5.4 mi / 8.7 km
    Route:East ridge
    Start Trailhead:Griswold Lake trailhead  6500 ft / 1981 m
Descent Statistics
    Loss on way out:457 ft / 139 m
    Distance:0.3 mi / 0.5 km
    Route:East ridge
    End Trailhead:Saddle between Ruby Dome + East Peak  10930 ft / 3331 m
Ascent Part of Trip: 2014 Ruby Dome (1 nights total away from roads)

Complete Trip Sequence:
OrderPeak/PointDateGain
1Ruby Dome2014-10-19 a4887 ft / 1490 m
2Ruby Dome-East Peak2014-10-19 b430 ft / 131 m
Total Trip Gain: 5317 ft / 1621 m    Total Trip Loss: 5317 ft / 1620 m
GPS Data for Ascent/Trip


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Peaks:  climbed and  unclimbed by Eric Kassan
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