Ascent of Tower Mountain on 2014-07-13

Climber: Richard Hensley

Other People:Solo Ascent
Only Party on Mountain
Date:Sunday, July 13, 2014
Ascent Type:Successful Summit Attained
    Motorized Transport to Trailhead:4x4 Vehicle
Peak:Tower Mountain
    Elevation:6850 ft / 2087 m

Ascent Trip Report

FR-2256 up from the south not as bad as I expected. Rough in some places, and occasional ruts will turn back some cars. I won't say you have to have an SUV to get up it, but it was nice to be in one.
Summary Total Data
    Total Elevation Gain:227 ft / 69 m
    Total Elevation Loss:227 ft / 68 m
    Round-Trip Distance:0.8 mi / 1.3 km
    Route Conditions:
Road Hike
    Weather:Pleasant, Calm, Partly Cloudy
Ascent Statistics
    Gain on way in:227 ft / 69 m
        Gain Breakdown:Net: 157 ft / 47 m; Extra: 70 ft / 21m
    Loss on way in:70 ft / 21 m
    Distance:0.4 mi / 0.6 km
    Start Trailhead:FR-5226  6693 ft / 2040 m
    Time:9 Minutes
Descent Statistics
    Loss on way out:157 ft / 47 m
    Distance:0.4 mi / 0.6 km
    End Trailhead:FR-5226  6693 ft / 2040 m
    Time:9 Minutes

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