Ascent of Cinder Hill on 2012-06-15
|Other People:||Solo Ascent|
Only Party on Mountain
|Date:||Friday, June 15, 2012|
|Ascent Type:||Unsuccessful - Turned Back|
| Elevation:||7345 ft / 2238 m|
Ascent Trip ReportTook the trail up from East Lake. Started out in patchy snow but as I ascended the cover continued to increase to the point I could no longer follow the trail and the tress were not blazed. I had promised my wife I would be back down to our rented house in Sun river by 5:00 PM to meet our son and daughter-in-law for dinner. By the time I reached the crater rim I had run out of time, and with no hope of following the same route down I didn't know how long it would take to get down. So I turned around at this point. Will have to try again another year. I did get down in time to summit the southern high point of the Central Pumice Cone and make it back to Sun River by 5:30. A little late, but normal for me.
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| Weather:||Clear and relatively warm|
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