Ascent of Kings Peak on 2004-07-11
|Others in Party:||Eva|
|Date:||Sunday, July 11, 2004|
|Ascent Type:||Successful Summit Attained|
| Motorized Transport to Trailhead:||Car|
| Elevation:||13528 ft / 4123 m|
Ascent Trip ReportDrove in to the the Henry's Fork trailhead from Evanston, Wy, in the morning. Hike along the creek and set up camp near Dollar Lake. Tried to follow the use trail across the plateau south of Gunsight Pass but found it hard. Rested near Andersson Pass before pushing up the scramble to the summit. Same way back and slept a good nights sleep before hiking out.
The first highpoint during the 2004 vacation.
|Summary Total Data|
| Elevation Gain:||4088 ft / 1246 m|
| Distance:||24 mi / 38.6 km|
| Trailhead:||9440 ft / 2877 m|
| Route Conditions:||Maintained Trail, Unmaintained Trail, Open Country, Scramble|
| Gear Used:||Ski Poles, Tent Camp|
| Nights Spent:||2 nights away from roads|
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