Ascent of Rose Peak on 1987-04-25

Climber: Frederick Johnson

Others in Party:Leaders Don De Fremery and Jerry Borges
Mark Woodbury
Ralph Wright
Carl Hall
Date:Saturday, April 25, 1987
Ascent Type:Successful Summit Attained
    Motorized Transport to Trailhead:Car
Peak:Rose Peak
    Elevation:3817 ft / 1163 m

Ascent Trip Report

17 of us joined this classic one-way 19-mile hike through the Ohlone and Sunol Wildernesses, We left from the Lichen Bark TH at Lake Del Valle and stopped for a break at Schlieper Rock for a great view before reaching Rose Peak, the mid-point of the hike, where we enjoyed a leisurely hour before heading downhill to end the trip at the Sunol Visitor Center.
Summary Total Data
    Total Elevation Gain:3602 ft / 1097 m
    Total Elevation Loss:3952 ft / 1204 m
    Round-Trip Distance:19 mi / 30.6 km
    Route Conditions:
Road Hike, Maintained Trail
    Weather:Pleasant, Calm, Partly Cloudy
Pleasant, though hazy
Ascent Statistics
    Gain on way in:3602 ft / 1097 m
        Gain Breakdown:Net: 3067 ft / 935 m; Extra: 535 ft / 163m
    Loss on way in:535 ft / 163 m
    Distance:9.5 mi / 15.3 km
    Route:Ohlone Wilderness Regional Tr
    Start Trailhead:Del Valle Regional Park  750 ft / 228 m
    Time:4 Hours 
Descent Statistics
    Loss on way out:3417 ft / 1041 m
    Distance:9.5 mi / 15.3 km
    Route:Ohlone Wilderness Regonal Tr
    End Trailhead:Sunol Wilderness Visitor Center  400 ft / 121 m
    Time:4 Hours 

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