Ascent of Mount Scott on 2010-07-29
|Others in Party:||Krystal Wanberg|
|Date:||Thursday, July 29, 2010|
|Ascent Type:||Successful Summit Attained|
| Elevation:||8929 ft / 2721 m|
Ascent Trip ReportThis was our third peak of the day, and the first with a trail. The trail is well made and has a fairly steady gain. It is wide and well traveled, with a fire lookout at the summit. Something of note is that when I called ahead (just a day or two before) to gather information for the trip, the ranger I spoke with was very uninformed about the conditions on the trail. He reported that there was still a fairly significant amount of snow all along the trail. We were pleased to discover that there was actually no snow at all along the trail, and we only saw one small snowfield on a steep slope below the summit.
|Summary Total Data|
| Elevation Gain:||1329 ft / 405 m|
| Extra Gain:||40 ft / 12 m|
| Distance:||5 mi / 8 km|
| Route:||Mount Scott Trail|
| Trailhead:||Mount Scott TH 7680 ft / 2340 m|
| Grade/Class:||Class 1|
| Quality:||3 (on a subjective 1-10 scale)|
| Route Conditions:||Maintained Trail|
| Nights Spent:||0 nights away from roads|
| Weather:||Pleasant, Breezy, Partly Cloudy|
| Time Up:||1 Hours |
| Time Down:||45 Minutes|
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