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Ascent of Schell Creek Peak 3519 on 2012-07-28

Climber: BMS 914

Others in Party:Anji Cerney
Melinda Hernandez
Collin Kamholz
Austin Hubbuch
Kelly C
Joseph K
----Only Party on Mountain
Date:Saturday, July 28, 2012
Ascent Type:Successful Summit Attained
    Motorized Transport to Trailhead:4x4 Vehicle
Peak:Schell Creek Peak 3519
    Location:USA-Nevada
    Elevation:11545 ft / 3518 m

Ascent Trip Report

This one was an even more minor bump along the ridgeline than Taft Peak was. Still just easy hiking along an occasionally rocky ridge.

-See the rest of the trip reports for the continuation of this outing.
Summary Total Data
    Elevation Gain:357 ft / 108 m
    Elevation Loss:283 ft / 86 m
    Distance:1.1 mi / 1.8 km
    Grade/Class:Class 2
    Quality:5 (on a subjective 1-10 scale)
    Route Conditions:
Open Country
    Gear Used:
Tent Camp
    Weather:Pleasant, Calm, Clear
Clear day
Ascent Statistics
    Elevation Gain:357 ft / 108 m
    Extra Loss:20 ft / 6 m
    Distance:0.8 mi / 1.3 km
    Route:South Ridge
    Trailhead:Saddle w/Taft  11208 ft / 3416 m
    Time Up:38 Minutes
Descent Statistics
    Elevation Loss:263 ft / 80 m
    Distance:0.3 mi / 0.5 km
    Route:North Ridge
    Trailhead:Saddle w/Schell 3595  11282 ft / 3438 m
    Time Down:10 Minutes
Ascent Part of Trip: Schell Traverse (1 nights total away from roads)

Complete Trip Sequence:
OrderPeak/PointDate
1South Schell Peak2012-07-28 a
2Taft Peak2012-07-28 b
3Schell Creek Peak 35192012-07-28 c
4Schell Creek Peak 35952012-07-28 d
5North Schell Peak2012-07-28 e
GPS Data for Ascent/Trip


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Peaks:  climbed and  unclimbed by BMS 914
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