Ascent of Thurston Peak on 2018-07-28

Climber: Paul Gamache

Date:Saturday, July 28, 2018
Ascent Type:Successful Summit Attained
Peak:Thurston Peak
    Elevation:9706 ft / 2958 m

Ascent Trip Report

Fernwood Recreation Area to the Summit. You will see in the GPS track that I did a loop near the summit. Recommend going up and down the ridegeline (northern end of loop). I missed the unmarked path to the summit and bushwacked up the hill but came down the easier way.
Summary Total Data
    Total Elevation Gain:4495 ft / 1370 m
    Total Elevation Loss:4495 ft / 1370 m
    Quality:7 (on a subjective 1-10 scale)
    Route Conditions:
Maintained Trail, Unmaintained Trail, Bushwhack
Ascent Statistics
    Gain on way in:4495 ft / 1370 m
    Distance:14.7 mi / 23.6 km
    Route:Fernwood Recreation Area - Great Western Trail
    Start Trailhead:5211 ft / 1588 m
Descent Statistics
    Loss on way out:4495 ft / 1370 m
    Route:Fernwood Recreation Area - Great Western Trail
    End Trailhead:5211 ft / 1588 m
GPS Data for Ascent/Trip

 GPS Waypoints - Hover or click to see name and lat/long
Peaks:  climbed and  unclimbed by Paul Gamache
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Note: GPS Tracks may not be accurate, and may not show the best route. Do not follow this route blindly. Conditions change frequently. Use of a GPS unit in the outdoors, even with a pre-loaded track, is no substitute for experience and good judgment. accepts NO responsibility or liability from use of this data.

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