Ascent of Peak 6068 on 2018-05-06

Climber: Michael Sullivan

Others in Party:Shelly Britton
----Only Party on Mountain
Date:Sunday, May 6, 2018
Ascent Type:Successful Summit Attained
Peak:Peak 6068
    Elevation:6068 ft / 1849 m

Ascent Trip Report

Distance: 8.0 miles
Elevation gain/loss: 2457 ft / 2434 ft
Moving time: 3:54
Moving speed: 2.0 mph

Route was a variation of Greg's route and on his advice we avoided the brushy down climb from 6168 per HPS Route 1. We started out by going up HPS Route 2 to Bare Mtn and signed the register. Back down and across the good ridge firebreak tagging 6103 and 6168. Instead of going down we stayed on the good firebreak over to 6068 and continued down it a short stretch to the PCT from there with no problems or brush at all. This would be a good change to Route 1 since from there it was a easy stroll down the PCT back to the start.

Summary Total Data
    Route Conditions:
Road Hike, Maintained Trail, Unmaintained Trail, Open Country
    Gear Used:
Ski Poles
Ascent Part of Trip: Bare Mountain

Complete Trip Sequence:
1Bare Mountain2018-05-06 a 
2Peak 61032018-05-06 b 
3Peak 61682018-05-06 c 
4Peak 60682018-05-06 d 
GPS Data for Ascent/Trip

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Peaks:  climbed and  unclimbed by Michael Sullivan
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