Ascent of Vanson Peak on 2016-05-22
|Others in Party:||Mari Federow -- Trip Report or GPS Track|
|Date:||Sunday, May 22, 2016|
|Ascent Type:||Successful Summit Attained|
| Motorized Transport to Trailhead:||Car|
| Elevation:||4920 ft / 1499 m|
Ascent Trip ReportThis was originally an attempt on Goat Mountain, but it was just a little too tall an order. We wound up heading up Vanson as a consolation prize. Goat Creek Trail is ridiculously pretty, especially the waterfalls all up and down the thing.
|Summary Total Data|
| Total Elevation Gain:||3320 ft / 1011 m|
| Extra Gain:||400 ft / 121 m|
| Round-Trip Distance:||12.8 mi / 20.6 km|
| Route:||Goat Creek Trail|
| Trailhead:||Goat Creek Trailhead 2400 ft / 731 m|
| Quality:||7 (on a subjective 1-10 scale)|
| Route Conditions:||Maintained Trail, Snow on Ground|
| Weather:||Raining, Cool, Breezy, Low Clouds|
|GPS Data for Ascent/Trip|
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