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Ascent of Little Gleason Point 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:Little Gleason Point
    Location:USA-California
    Elevation:5770 ft / 1758 m

Ascent Trip Report

The fifth stop on the Mount Gleason Hike. Way too much brush with no trail. I was about 38 feet shy of the summit. Too much Ceanothus, I could not find any route to the summit. I would not attempt this. Scratched up both of my legs pretty good on the attempt.
Summary Total Data
    Total Elevation Gain:168 ft / 51 m
    Total Elevation Loss:174 ft / 52 m
    Round-Trip Distance:0.6 mi / 1 km
    Route Conditions:
Road Hike, Bushwhack
    Gear Used:
Ski Poles
    Weather:Pleasant, Calm, Clear
Ascent Statistics
    Gain on way in:128 ft / 39 m
        Gain Breakdown:Net: 117 ft / 35 m; Extra: 11 ft / 3m
    Loss on way in:11 ft / 3 m
    Distance:0.4 mi / 0.6 km
    Route:Bushwhack/ No trail
    Start Trailhead:No discernible trail  5653 ft / 1723 m
    Time:18 Minutes
Descent Statistics
    Loss on way out:163 ft / 49 m
        Loss Breakdown:Net: 123 ft / 37 m; Extra: 40 ft / 12m
    Gain on way out:40 ft / 12 m
    Distance:0.2 mi / 0.4 km
    Route:Bushwhack/ No trail
    End Trailhead:Mount Gleason Rd.  5647 ft / 1721 m
    Time:10 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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