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Ascent of Railroad Peak on 2013-11-29

Climber: Eric Kassan

Others in Party:Anji Cerney
Chase DuPont
Laura Newman
Date:Friday, November 29, 2013
Ascent Type:Successful Summit Attained
    Motorized Transport to Trailhead:4x4 Vehicle
Peak:Railroad Peak
    Location:USA-Nevada
    Elevation:4142 ft / 1262 m

Ascent Trip Report

Really fun traverse across ridgeline. On the ridge most of the rock is solid with good class 3 scrambling, though there are sections of class 2.
Summary Total Data
    Elevation Gain:1077 ft / 328 m
    Elevation Loss:2177 ft / 663 m
    Distance:2.4 mi / 3.9 km
    Quality:2 (on a subjective 1-10 scale)
    Route Conditions:
Open Country, Scramble
Ascent Statistics
    Elevation Gain:1077 ft / 328 m
    Extra Loss:875 ft / 266 m
    Distance:1.3 mi / 2.1 km
    Route:First up 4089, then south to 4142
    Trailhead:pass between peaks 4092 and 4089  3940 ft / 1200 m
Descent Statistics
    Elevation Loss:1302 ft / 397 m
    Distance:1.1 mi / 1.8 km
    Route:Wash west from saddle north of peak
    Trailhead:Road @ 2840'  2840 ft / 865 m
Ascent Part of Trip: 2013 Railroad Peaks

Complete Trip Sequence:
OrderPeak/PointDate
 Railroad Peak2013-11-29
1Black Hill2013-11-29
GPS Data for Ascent/Trip


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Peaks:  climbed and  unclimbed by Eric Kassan
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