Ascent of Murphys Peak on 2009-02-21
|Others in Party:||John Hilts|
|Date:||Saturday, February 21, 2009|
|Ascent Type:||Successful Summit Attained|
| Elevation:||2697 ft / 822 m|
Ascent Trip ReportThe route from the road to the base of the southeastern side was simple enough. Then it got interesting. There was quite a bit of loose scree up to the class 3 rocks. Once at the top of that side, crossing the saddle was a little challenging, but once past that, climbing to the summit was relatively simple.
|Summary Total Data|
| Elevation Gain:||800 ft / 244 m|
| Distance:||3 mi / 4.8 km|
| Route:||Approach from Southeast|
| Trailhead:||Northshore Road, just South of mile 18 1897 ft / 578 m|
| Quality:||5 (on a subjective 1-10 scale)|
| Route Conditions:||Open Country, Scramble|
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