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Ascent of Gleason 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:Gleason Benchmark
    Location:USA-California
    Elevation:5947 ft / 1812 m

Ascent Trip Report

This was the third stop on the Mount Gleason hike. I came on the east side of the peak, I didn't want to approach from the west because I did not want to have to backtrack. From the Gleason Benchmark, it's a short .39 miles to Beartrap Peak.
Summary Total Data
    Total Elevation Gain:380 ft / 115 m
    Total Elevation Loss:80 ft / 24 m
    Round-Trip Distance:1 mi / 1.7 km
    Route Conditions:
Unmaintained Trail, Open Country
    Weather:Pleasant, Calm, Clear
Ascent Statistics
    Gain on way in:380 ft / 115 m
        Gain Breakdown:Net: 379 ft / 115 m; Extra: 1 ft / 0m
    Loss on way in:1 ft / 0 m
    Distance:0.9 mi / 1.5 km
    Route:Use trail on the east side
    Start Trailhead:Mount Gleason Rd.  5568 ft / 1697 m
    Time:34 Minutes
Descent Statistics
    Loss on way out:79 ft / 24 m
    Distance:0.1 mi / 0.2 km
    Route:Use trail
    End Trailhead:5868 ft / 1788 m
    Time:4 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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