Ascent of Mount Dana on 1946-09-13
|Other People:||Solo Ascent|
Only Party on Mountain
|Date:||Friday, September 13, 1946|
|Ascent Type:||Successful Summit Attained|
| Motorized Transport to Trailhead:||Car|
| Elevation:||13057 ft / 3979 m|
Ascent Trip ReportAn early morning hike from the Yosemite N.P. entrance at Tioga Pass. I followed the occasional,often faint,use trail with no problems up the rocky western slopes. An impressive summit view---Mono Lake below and a panoramic sweep of the high country.
Mt. Dana (1986-07-09). Photo by Frederick Johnson.
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|Summary Total Data|
| Elevation Gain:||3117 ft / 950 m|
| Distance:||6 mi / 9.7 km|
| Route:||West slopes|
| Trailhead:||Tioga Pass 9940 ft / 3029 m|
| Grade/Class:||Class 1-2|
| Route Conditions:||Unmaintained Trail, Open Country|
| Weather:||Pleasant, Calm, Clear|
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