Ascent of Black Butte on 2011-06-19

Climber: Eric Kassan

Date:Sunday, June 19, 2011
Ascent Type:Successful Summit Attained
Peak:Black Butte
    Elevation:7448 ft / 2270 m

Ascent Trip Report

In what should have been an easy hike, plenty of snow combined with the fact that I did not anticipate it and was wearing running shoes, made this a bit of a challenge.

The views are great at the summit ... almost as great as the wind was - WOW!
Summary Total Data
    Elevation Gain:1588 ft / 482 m
    Extra Gain:200 ft / 60 m
    Distance:8.8 mi / 14.2 km
    Route:Road -> scramble
    Trailhead:Road FS7 @ 6260'  6260 ft / 1908 m
    Quality:3 (on a subjective 1-10 scale)
    Route Conditions:
Road Hike, Open Country, Bushwhack, Snow on Ground, Snow Climb
    Gear Used:
Ski Poles
Ascent Statistics
    Time Up:1 Hours 45 Minutes
Descent Statistics
    Time Down:1 Hours 45 Minutes
GPS Data for Ascent/Trip

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Peaks:  climbed and  unclimbed by Eric Kassan
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