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Ascent of Dock Butte on 2015-04-09

Climber: Beau Ramsey

Date:Thursday, April 9, 2015
Ascent Type:Successful Summit Attained
Peak:Dock Butte
    Location:USA-Washington
    Elevation:5239 ft / 1596 m

Ascent Trip Report

Drove across frozen snow until about 1 mile from Trailhead. On drive out snow softened and became stuck. Tried to get out all day. Decided to sleep a cold night. Woke up at 1am and made it 15'. Woke up at 5am and made it through tge 100 yards left of 2' deep snow once it froze over enough. Very long day! 16+ miles total of walking around looking for cell service.
Summary Total Data
    Elevation Gain:1939 ft / 591 m
    Distance:5 mi / 8 km
    Trailhead:3300 ft / 1005 m
    Route Conditions:
Road Hike, Open Country, Snow on Ground, Snow Climb
    Gear Used:
Ice Axe
    Nights Spent:1 nights away from roads
    Weather:Pleasant, Calm, Clear



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