Ascent of South Yolla Bolly Mountain on 2015-06-02
|Other People:||Solo Ascent|
Only Party on Mountain
|Date:||Tuesday, June 2, 2015|
|Ascent Type:||Successful Summit Attained|
| Motorized Transport to Trailhead:||4x4 Vehicle|
|Peak:||South Yolla Bolly Mountain|
| Elevation:||8094 ft / 2467 m|
Ascent Trip ReportFollowed Dennis Poulin's excellent SummitPost.org road directions from Paskenta on M2/M22/25N19 to the Ides Cove Trailhead. My mileages varied a little from Dennis's so I include them here:
0.0 Paskenta: Turn onto M2.
17.8 Pavement ends.
24.2 Turn Right onto M22 (Cold Springs Station is a few feet beyond this junction on M22).
33.3 Turn Left onto 25N19 towards "IDES COVE".
34.9 Pass the horse packer trailhead on the left. Bear right at a junction just beyond this.
35.6 Ides Cove Trailhead.
Walked the trail a few feet to a trail junction, then climbed up between the trails to the East Ridge. Followed the East Ridge to the summit.
|Summary Total Data|
| Total Elevation Gain:||1254 ft / 382 m|
| Round-Trip Distance:||3 mi / 4.8 km|
| Route:||East Ridge|
| Trailhead:||Ides Cove Trailhead 6840 ft / 2084 m|
| Route Conditions:||Maintained Trail, Open Country|
| Gear Used:||Ski Poles|
| Weather:||Pleasant, Breezy, Partly Cloudy|
|GPS Data for Ascent/Trip|
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Peaks: climbed and unclimbed by Paul McClellan
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