Ascent of Goat Peak on 2020-06-27

Climber: B.J. Marraccini

Other People:Solo Ascent
Date:Saturday, June 27, 2020
Ascent Type:Successful Summit Attained
    Motorized Transport to Trailhead:Car
Peak:Goat Peak
    Elevation:6473 ft / 1972 m

Ascent Trip Report

Started in the Bumping River drainage at Cougar Flats. Goat Creek trail up to American Ridge and then NE to Goat Peak. Trail in good shape, easy to follow. Quite a few blowdown to negotiate in lower half of hike. Views are expansive!
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Summit of Goat Peak, looking out over Bumping River Valley (2020-06-27). Photo by B.J. Marraccini.
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Summary Total Data
    Total Elevation Gain:3372 ft / 1027 m
    Total Elevation Loss:3372 ft / 1027 m
    Round-Trip Distance:10.2 mi / 16.4 km
    Quality:7 (on a subjective 1-10 scale)
    Route Conditions:
Maintained Trail
    Gear Used:
Ski Poles
    Weather:Pleasant, Breezy
Ascent Statistics
    Gain on way in:3372 ft / 1027 m
    Distance:5.1 mi / 8.2 km
    Route:Goat Creek Trail to American Ridge
    Start Trailhead:Cougar Flat  3101 ft / 945 m
    Time:1 Hours 45 Minutes
Descent Statistics
    Loss on way out:3372 ft / 1027 m
    Distance:5.1 mi / 8.2 km
    Route:American Ridge to Goat Creek Trail
    End Trailhead:Cougar Flat  3101 ft / 945 m
    Time:1 Hours 30 Minutes
GPS Data for Ascent/Trip

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Peaks:  climbed and  unclimbed by B.J. Marraccini
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