Ascent of Miller Peak on 2015-11-09

Climber: Paul McClellan

Other People:Solo Ascent
Only Party on Mountain
Date:Monday, November 9, 2015
Ascent Type:Successful Summit Attained
    Motorized Transport to Trailhead:4x4 Vehicle
Peak:Miller Peak
    Elevation:9466 ft / 2885 m

Ascent Trip Report

Started at the Carr Peak Trailhead within the Ramsay Vista Campground. Followed the Carr Peak Trail #107 about 2.7 miles to a junction, then up to the right 0.3 mile to the Carr Peak Summit. Returned to the junction and traversed about 1.0 mile on an unmaintained trail west to the Crest Trail #103, left down 0.2 mile to the junction with the Miller Creek Trail #106, continued on the Crest Trail 1.6 miles to the Miller Peak Trail #105, then 0.4 mile to the summit of Miller Peak. Returned the same route (without the side trip to Carr Peak summit).
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Miller Peak from the Crest Trail (2015-11-09). Photo by Paul McClellan.
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Summary Total Data
    Total Elevation Gain:3516 ft / 1070 m
    Total Elevation Loss:3516 ft / 1070 m
    Round-Trip Distance:12.4 mi / 20 km
    Route Conditions:
Maintained Trail, Unmaintained Trail
    Gear Used:
Ski Poles
    Weather:Clear, cool, breezy
Ascent Statistics
    Gain on way in:3116 ft / 949 m
        Gain Breakdown:Net: 2116 ft / 645 m; Extra: 1000 ft / 304m
    Loss on way in:1000 ft / 304 m
    Distance:6.5 mi / 10.5 km
    Start Trailhead:Carr Peak Trailhead  7350 ft / 2240 m
Descent Statistics
    Loss on way out:2516 ft / 766 m
        Loss Breakdown:Net: 2116 ft / 645 m; Extra: 400 ft / 121m
    Gain on way out:400 ft / 121 m
    Distance:5.9 mi / 9.5 km
    End Trailhead:Carr Peak Trailhead  7350 ft / 2240 m
GPS Data for Ascent/Trip

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Peaks:  climbed and  unclimbed by Paul McClellan
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