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Ascent of West Mountain on 2017-05-27

Climber: Eric Kassan

Others in Party:Stacey Samuels
----Only Party on Mountain
Date:Saturday, May 27, 2017
Ascent Type:Successful Summit Attained
    Motorized Transport to Trailhead:4x4 Vehicle
Peak:West Mountain
    Location:USA-Utah
    Elevation:6904 ft / 2104 m

Ascent Trip Report

The road was not too bad- a bit rocky, but high clearance would be easily sufficient- UNTIL one hit the road going down from the 6,813' peak. It could have been driven, but there were rough (really rocky) sections, and steep and loose sections. Since we wanted a hike, parking where we did made sense. Great views from the entire hike.
Summary Total Data
    Elevation Gain:884 ft / 268 m
    Elevation Loss:884 ft / 268 m
    Distance:5.2 mi / 8.4 km
    Quality:1 (on a subjective 1-10 scale)
    Route Conditions:
Road Hike, Unmaintained Trail
Ascent Statistics
    Elevation Gain:504 ft / 153 m
    Extra Loss:350 ft / 106 m
    Distance:2.6 mi / 4.2 km
    Route:North Ridge Road
    Trailhead:Road @ 6,750'  6750 ft / 2057 m
    Time Up:1 Hours 15 Minutes
Descent Statistics
    Elevation Loss:534 ft / 162 m
    Extra Gain:380 ft / 115 m
    Distance:2.6 mi / 4.2 km
    Route:North Ridge Road
    Trailhead:Road @ 6,750'  6750 ft / 2057 m
    Time Down:1 Hours 30 Minutes
GPS Data for Ascent/Trip


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Peaks:  climbed and  unclimbed by Eric Kassan
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