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Ascent to Eagle Mountain-200 feet from roadhead on 2011-02-02

Climber: Dan Baxter

Others in Party:Solo
Date:Wednesday, February 2, 2011
Ascent Type:Unsuccessful - Turned Back
Point Reached:Eagle Mountain - 200 feet from roadhead
    Location:USA-California
    Elevation:3125 ft / 952 m
    Remaining Elevation:2225 ft / 678 m (42% left to go)

Ascent Trip Report

27 degrees and gale force winds. Within a minute I gave up, spent a much needed night in a $30 cheap motel (first shower of the week). The L.A. traffic report listed a few semis blown onto their sides on the Grapevine that morning!

I successfully summited the next day, when it was a little warmer and just bad winds.
Summary Total Data
    Elevation Gain:3130 ft / 953 m
    Trailhead:-5 ft / -1 m
    Quality:1 (on a subjective 1-10 scale)
    Weather:Cold, Extremely Windy, Clear



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