Ascent of Baldy Peak on 2018-07-28
|Others in Party:||Daryn Dodge|
----Only Party on Mountain
|Date:||Saturday, July 28, 2018|
|Ascent Type:||Successful Summit Attained|
| Motorized Transport to Trailhead:||4x4 Vehicle|
| Elevation:||9370 ft / 2855 m|
Ascent Trip Reportafter becky peak, daryn and i drove across the valley to baldy peak. the attached track is our drive from baldy and out to the north on US-93A (based on ron moe and summitpost directions, thanks!) the companion to this track is attached to my becky peak trip report, and between the two you should be able to fit becky and baldy into a north or southbound trip on US-93.
baldy to intersection: about 30 min one-way. (we actually drove up a bit further on baldy than necessary)
intersection to US-93A in the north: about 15 min one-way.
the whole trip, including hiking both peaks, is about 5.5h.
the benchmark at the summit is named "smoothie"... daryn and i both agree this would have been a much better (more unique) name for the peak!
|Summary Total Data|
| Total Elevation Gain:||690 ft / 210 m|
| Extra Gain:||50 ft / 15 m|
| Round-Trip Distance:||1.2 mi / 1.9 km|
| Trailhead:||8780 ft / 2676 m|
| Route Conditions:||Open Country|
| Gear Used:||Ski Poles|
| Weather:||Pleasant, Breezy, Partly Cloudy|
| Time:||28 Minutes|
| Time:||22 Minutes|
|GPS Data for Ascent/Trip|
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