Ascent of Mauna Kea on 2012-11-04
|Date:||Sunday, November 4, 2012|
|Ascent Type:||Successful Summit Attained|
| Motorized Transport to Trailhead:||Car|
| Elevation:||13796 ft / 4205 m|
Ascent Trip ReportMade a pit stop in Kona to climb Mauna Kea before flying out to Kauai for a wedding. Rented a car and drove to the top before hiking the last 1/4 mile. The road has a fair amount of washboard about halfway up the mountain but nothing my Toyota Camry rental couldn't handle. Beautiful views across the Mars-like landscape and out over the blanket of clouds.
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| Weather:||Cool, Windy, Clear|
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