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Ascent of Tie Benchmark on 2021-04-05

Climber: Don Davis

Other People:Solo Ascent
Only Party on Mountain
Date:Monday, April 5, 2021
Ascent Type:Successful Summit Attained
Peak:Tie Benchmark
    Location:USA-California
    Elevation:5785 ft / 1763 m

Ascent Trip Report

This was the first stop on my hike to Mt. Gleason. I went off the PCT and came up from the east side of the BM and rejoined the PCT on the west side.
Summary Total Data
    Total Elevation Gain:929 ft / 282 m
    Total Elevation Loss:266 ft / 80 m
    Round-Trip Distance:2.6 mi / 4.1 km
    Route Conditions:
Maintained Trail, Unmaintained Trail
    Gear Used:
Ski Poles
    Weather:Pleasant, Calm, Clear
Ascent Statistics
    Gain on way in:894 ft / 272 m
        Gain Breakdown:Net: 865 ft / 264 m; Extra: 29 ft / 8m
    Loss on way in:29 ft / 8 m
    Distance:2 mi / 3.2 km
    Route:PCT
    Start Trailhead:Mill Creek/PCT  4920 ft / 1499 m
    Time:50 Minutes
Descent Statistics
    Loss on way out:237 ft / 72 m
        Loss Breakdown:Net: 202 ft / 62 m; Extra: 35 ft / 10m
    Gain on way out:35 ft / 10 m
    Distance:0.6 mi / 1 km
    Route:Use trail/PCT
    End Trailhead:Mount Gleason Rd.  5583 ft / 1701 m
    Time:12 Minutes
Ascent Part of Trip: Mount Gleason

Complete Trip Sequence:
OrderPeak/PointDateGain
1Tie Benchmark2021-04-05929 ft / 283 m
2Peak 56712021-04-05146 ft / 45 m
3Gleason Benchmark2021-04-05380 ft / 116 m
4Beartrap Peak2021-04-05218 ft / 66 m
5Little Gleason Point2021-04-05168 ft / 51 m
6Bucket Benchmark2021-04-05530 ft / 162 m
7Mount Gleason2021-04-05684 ft / 208 m
8Peak 65022021-04-05840 ft / 256 m
Total Trip Gain: 3895 ft / 1187 m    Total Trip Loss: 3855 ft / 1175 m
GPS Data for Ascent/Trip


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Peaks:  climbed and  unclimbed by Don Davis
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