Ascent of Mount Moriah on 2013-07-27

Climber: Eric Kassan

Others in Party:Joel Brewster
Toby Brewster
Anji Cerney
Austin Hubbuch
James Morehouse -- Trip Report or GPS Track
rraine wajda -- Trip Report or GPS Track
Susan Murphy
BLMhikergirl Pipps
Kyle Wilson
Jeff Casey
----Only Party on Mountain
Date:Saturday, July 27, 2013
Ascent Type:Successful Summit Attained
    Motorized Transport to Trailhead:4x4 Vehicle
Peak:Mount Moriah
    Elevation:12067 ft / 3678 m

Ascent Trip Report

This is the "easy" way up Mount Moriah, but the last thousand vertical feet are steep enough to be challenging. The views are great along almost the whole hike as it's all on a ridge. The road in was much better than I was expecting- the biggest challenging were a few mud pools in a couple short sections, but those would be fine in drier weather.
Summary Total Data
    Elevation Gain:2556 ft / 778 m
    Extra Gain:200 ft / 60 m
    Distance:5.4 mi / 8.7 km
    Route:Northwest ridge
    Trailhead:Big Canyon trailhead  9911 ft / 3020 m
    Quality:3 (on a subjective 1-10 scale)
    Route Conditions:
Open Country
    Gear Used:
Ski Poles
Ascent Statistics
    Time Up:2 Hours 15 Minutes
Descent Statistics
    Time Down:1 Hours 30 Minutes
GPS Data for Ascent/Trip

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Peaks:  climbed and  unclimbed by Eric Kassan
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