Ascent of Owens Peak on 2010-06-20
|Others in Party:||Tanya Roton|
|Date:||Sunday, June 20, 2010|
|Ascent Type:||Successful Summit Attained|
| Elevation:||8453 ft / 2576 m|
Ascent Trip Report***Private Hike***
Hiked with Tanya, Stella, and Chris. 7 miles RT, 3200' gain. Final 1 mile to summit was very steep with lots of Class 2/3 scrambling, loose skree; 2,100' of gain over this final 1 mile stretch. Fantastic summit on this peak with great views into Sierra Nevada backcountry to the north, Telescope Peak to east.
|Summary Total Data|
| Elevation Gain:||3200 ft / 975 m|
| Distance:||7 mi / 11.3 km|
| Trailhead:||5253 ft / 1601 m|
| Quality:||9 (on a subjective 1-10 scale)|
| Route Conditions:||Maintained Trail, Unmaintained Trail, Scramble|
| Weather:||Pleasant, Calm, Clear|
A little warm, 100 mi+ visibility
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