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Ascent of Adams Peak on 2018-06-30

Climber: David Sanger

Other People:Solo Ascent
Only Party on Mountain
Date:Saturday, June 30, 2018
Ascent Type:Successful Summit Attained
Peak:Adams Peak
    Location:USA-California
    Elevation:8199 ft / 2499 m

Ascent Trip Report

Followed Dean's track to get to trailhead, then hiked old road up to a meadow and uphill to the saddle between Adams and 8120. On the way up I sidehilled on the right side of hill 7760'; turns out it is easier to stay in the gully. From the saddle headed northeast avoiding the brush to the saddle between the two summits of Adams Peak. From there easy cross country to the west summit where I signed the Sierra Club register, then back down and over to the east summit where I found Andy Martin's register from 2009 all of ladybugs; it had not been signed since then.
Summary Total Data
    Total Elevation Gain:1230 ft / 374 m
    Total Elevation Loss:149 ft / 45 m
    Quality:5 (on a subjective 1-10 scale)
    Route Conditions:
Unmaintained Trail, Open Country
    Gear Used:
Ski Poles
    Weather:Clear
Ascent Statistics
    Gain on way in:1230 ft / 374 m
        Gain Breakdown:Net: 1081 ft / 330 m; Extra: 149 ft / 45m
    Loss on way in:149 ft / 45 m
    Distance:3.7 mi / 5.9 km
    Start Trailhead:Forest Service Road 24N61XB2  7118 ft / 2169 m
Descent Statistics
GPS Data for Ascent/Trip


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Peaks:  climbed and  unclimbed by David Sanger
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