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Ascent of McCullough Mountain on 2012-10-13

Climber: BMS 914

Others in Party:Austin Hubbuch
Collin Kamholz
Brett Sapowith
James Morehouse
rraine wajda
----Only Party on Mountain
Date:Saturday, October 13, 2012
Ascent Type:Successful Summit Attained
    Motorized Transport to Trailhead:4x4 Vehicle
Peak:McCullough Mountain
    Location:USA-Nevada
    Elevation:7026 ft / 2141 m

Ascent Trip Report

This was a fairly mundane hike over rolling scrub hills and along creek beds and juniper duff up to the high point of the McCullough Range. All easy Class 2 with a few steeper spots, and the occasional game trail that soon petered out. Fairly nice views from the summit.
Summary Total Data
    Elevation Gain:2529 ft / 769 m
    Elevation Loss:2529 ft / 769 m
    Distance:8.1 mi / 13 km
    Grade/Class:Class 2
    Quality:3 (on a subjective 1-10 scale)
    Route Conditions:
Open Country
    Weather:Pleasant, Calm, Clear
Sunny and clear
Ascent Statistics
    Elevation Gain:2077 ft / 632 m
    Extra Loss:452 ft / 137 m
    Distance:4.3 mi / 6.9 km
    Route:Wash and ridges
    Trailhead:Pine Spring Trailhead (SE)  5401 ft / 1646 m
    Time Up:2 Hours 52 Minutes
Descent Statistics
    Elevation Loss:2077 ft / 632 m
    Extra Gain:452 ft / 137 m
    Distance:3.8 mi / 6.1 km
    Route:Wash and ridges
    Trailhead:Pine Spring Trailhead (SE)  5401 ft / 1646 m
    Time Down:2 Hours 28 Minutes
GPS Data for Ascent/Trip


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