Ascent of English Mountain on 2018-10-21
|Others in Party:||David Sendek|
----Only Party on Mountain
|Date:||Sunday, October 21, 2018|
|Ascent Type:||Successful Summit Attained|
| Elevation:||8373 ft / 2552 m|
Ascent Trip ReportAscent with David Sendek via southeast ridge. Accessed via Meadow Lake rd from Hwy 89 out of Truckee. High clearance, AWD vehicle highly recommended, 4WD probably not required when dry. No defined trail noted on the ridge, though occasional evidence of very light use, seen. Mining prospect for chromite noted near summit.
View shed included Sutter Buttes, Sierra Buttes, Lassen Peak, Highland & Silver Peaks (Ebbets Pass), Lola, Signal, Black Butte, Castle and Old Man peaks and mountains, Round Top (Carson Pass) and northern Tahoe peaks.
|Summary Total Data|
| Total Elevation Gain:||1582 ft / 482 m|
| Round-Trip Distance:||4 mi / 6.4 km|
| Route:||SE Ridge|
| Trailhead:||Meadow Lake Rd. 6791 ft / 2069 m|
| Quality:||3 (on a subjective 1-10 scale)|
| Route Conditions:||Open Country, Scramble|
| Weather:||Pleasant, Calm, Clear|
Clear, mild, vry light breeze
| Time:||2 Hours 30 Minutes|
| Time:||2 Hours 0 Minutes|
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