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Ascent of Blanchard Hill on 2014-12-25

Climber: George Burgess

Date:Thursday, December 25, 2014
Ascent Type:Successful Summit Attained
    Motorized Transport to Trailhead:Car
Peak:Blanchard Hill
    Location:USA-Washington
    Elevation:2300 ft / 701 m

Ascent Trip Report

Part of a Christmas day trip to get North Butte and Oyster Dome. Bushwhacked from around Lily Lake - easy walking.
Summary Total Data
    Total Elevation Gain:3044 ft / 927 m
    Total Elevation Loss:1238 ft / 377 m
    Round-Trip Distance:4.3 mi / 6.9 km
    Quality:7 (on a subjective 1-10 scale)
    Route Conditions:
Maintained Trail, Bushwhack
    Weather:Raining, Cool, Calm, Low Clouds
Ascent Statistics
    Gain on way in:3040 ft / 926 m
        Gain Breakdown:Net: 2200 ft / 671 m; Extra: 840 ft / 256m
    Loss on way in:840 ft / 256 m
    Distance:3.6 mi / 5.8 km
    Route:Oyster Dome Trail
    Start Trailhead:PNT Trailhead  100 ft / 30 m
Descent Statistics
    Loss on way out:398 ft / 121 m
        Loss Breakdown:Net: 394 ft / 121 m; Extra: 4 ft / 1m
    Gain on way out:4 ft / 1 m
    Distance:0.7 mi / 1.1 km
    Route:Lily Lake Trail
    End Trailhead:Dome Trail  1906 ft / 580 m
Ascent Part of Trip: Blanchard Mountain (0 nights total away from roads)

Complete Trip Sequence:
OrderPeak/PointDateGain
1Blanchard Hill2014-12-25 b3044 ft / 928 m
2Oyster Dome2014-12-25 a585 ft / 178 m
Total Trip Gain: 3629 ft / 1106 m    Total Trip Loss: 3629 ft / 1106 m
GPS Data for Ascent/Trip


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Peaks:  climbed and  unclimbed by George Burgess
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