Ascent of Turtlehead Mountain on 2017-02-26

Climber: Eric Kassan

Others in Party:Stacey Samuels
BMS 914 -- Trip Report or GPS Track
Tim Newman
Karen Lubcke
Jeff Casey
Michelle Murrell
Date:Sunday, February 26, 2017
Ascent Type:Successful Summit Attained
Peak:Turtlehead Mountain
    Elevation:6323 ft / 1927 m

Ascent Trip Report

Great outing with the LVMC. New trail signs were added, but most were in useless spots, and there were still a couple spots that could have used a sign. That said, we were able to keep to the trail, more or less, and it was a great hike.
Summary Total Data
    Total Elevation Gain:2023 ft / 616 m
    Total Elevation Loss:2023 ft / 616 m
    Round-Trip Distance:4.7 mi / 7.6 km
    Quality:2 (on a subjective 1-10 scale)
    Route Conditions:
Maintained Trail
Ascent Statistics
    Gain on way in:2023 ft / 616 m
    Distance:2.4 mi / 3.9 km
    Route:Turtlehead Mtn trail
    Start Trailhead:Sandstone Quarry  4300 ft / 1310 m
    Time:2 Hours 
Descent Statistics
    Loss on way out:2023 ft / 616 m
    Distance:2.3 mi / 3.7 km
    Route:Turtlehead Mtn trail
    End Trailhead:Sandstone Quarry  4300 ft / 1310 m
    Time:2 Hours 
GPS Data for Ascent/Trip

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Peaks:  climbed and  unclimbed by Eric Kassan
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