Ascent of Snow Valley Peak on 2010-06-07
|Date:||Monday, June 7, 2010|
|Ascent Type:||Successful Summit Attained|
| Motorized Transport to Trailhead:||Motorcycle|
|Peak:||Snow Valley Peak|
| Elevation:||9214 ft / 2808 m|
Ascent Trip ReportLarge Piles of snow on Jeep Trail, on N side of Peak.
Millions of mating/nesting LADYBUGS among summit rocks.
Very windy, had to take shelter among rocks.
**Lots of Hornblend (Brown) Crystals found along trail and @ summit.
Also serpentine and Quartz. Unidentiied Black crystal columns at red pit. No sample taken.
|Summary Total Data|
| Distance:||11.3 mi / 18.2 km|
| Quality:||4 (on a subjective 1-10 scale)|
| Route Conditions:||Road Hike, Maintained Trail, Open Country, Snow on Ground|
| Weather:||Cool, Very Windy, Partly Cloudy|
| Distance:||5.6 mi / 9 km|
| Time Up:||4 Hours |
| Distance:||5.7 mi / 9.2 km|
| Time Down:||2 Hours |
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