Ascent of Brush Mountain on 2010-10-21
|Date:||Thursday, October 21, 2010|
|Ascent Type:||Successful Summit Attained|
| Elevation:||6170 ft / 1880 m|
Ascent Trip ReportI approached Brush Mountain from Dead Indian Memorial Road and then up Big Draw Creek. I parked along the good road on the east side of the summit and hiked up through second growth and then some taller timber to the summit. There are 2 rock outcroppings that are about the same elevation. The northern most one has a large cairn and some rock work to make a shelter. This must be the ruins of an old fire lookout that was abandoned in 1930. No views because of the forest.
|Summary Total Data|
| Elevation Gain:||450 ft / 137 m|
| Distance:||1.1 mi / 1.8 km|
| Route:||East Side|
| Trailhead:||5720 ft / 1743 m|
| Route Conditions:||Open Country|
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