Ascent of Lava Butte on 2011-02-23
|Others in Party:||Chris Connell|
|Date:||Wednesday, February 23, 2011|
|Ascent Type:||Successful Summit Attained|
| Elevation:||2871 ft / 875 m|
Ascent Trip ReportThis was an easier hike than I was expecting and the terrain could have been all class 1-2 (I elected to do some class 3 that I could have walked around). The view was also better than I expected - Frenchman Mountain only blocked out views of downtown and Summerlin, but the Strip, Red Rock, and the Spring Mountains were all clearly visible.
|Summary Total Data|
| Elevation Gain:||1431 ft / 437 m|
| Distance:||4.8 mi / 7.7 km|
| Route:||southeast ridge|
| Trailhead:||Northshore Rd near mile 2 1440 ft / 438 m|
| Quality:||2 (on a subjective 1-10 scale)|
| Route Conditions:||Unmaintained Trail, Open Country, Scramble|
| Gear Used:||Ski Poles|
| Time Up:||1 Hours 45 Minutes|
| Time Down:||1 Hours 30 Minutes|
|GPS Data for Ascent/Trip|
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