Ascent of Tehipite Dome on 1998-08-31

Climber: John E Sarna

Others in Party:my wife Marcia went up to the dome and belayed me but didn't climb it due to a rainstorm starting up
----Only Party on Mountain
Date:Monday, August 31, 1998
Ascent Type:Successful Summit Attained
    Motorized Transport to Trailhead:Car
Peak:Tehipite Dome
    Elevation:7708 ft / 2349 m

Ascent Trip Report

stayed at nice, large campsite just past Crown Valley (N 36 degrees, 56.941", W118 degrees, 50.817"); crossed Crown Creek and took Secor's suggested long-cut up to the ridge and down to the Dome. Probably went too far left to find Cl 5 route up Dome.
Summary Total Data
    Total Elevation Gain:4508 ft / 1373 m
    Total Elevation Loss:4508 ft / 1373 m
    Round-Trip Distance:30 mi / 48.3 km
    Route Conditions:
Maintained Trail, Open Country, Rock Climb
    Gear Used:
Rope, Tent Camp
    Nights Spent:2 nights away from roads
Ascent Statistics
    Gain on way in:2758 ft / 840 m
        Gain Breakdown:Net: 1008 ft / 307 m; Extra: 1750 ft / 533m
    Loss on way in:1750 ft / 533 m
    Distance:15 mi / 24.1 km
    Route:Rancheria Creek Trail thru Crown Valley
    Start Trailhead:Rancheria Creek Trailhead  6700 ft / 2042 m
Descent Statistics
    Loss on way out:2758 ft / 840 m
        Loss Breakdown:Net: 1008 ft / 307 m; Extra: 1750 ft / 533m
    Gain on way out:1750 ft / 533 m
    Distance:15 mi / 24.1 km
    Route:used Secor's approach but different route up dome
    End Trailhead:6700 ft / 2042 m
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