Ascent of Peak 6166 on 2021-05-08
|Others in Party:||Luke Gangi-Wellman|
----Only Party on Mountain
|Date:||Saturday, May 8, 2021|
|Ascent Type:||Successful Summit Attained|
| Elevation:||6166 ft / 1879 m|
Ascent Trip ReportDepending on what you drive you might be able to get closer but the old road degrades very quickly. Our ascent was an uneventful, viewless, and sandy slog following this old road but our descent was much more thrilling and scenic as we worked our way through a minor cliff band and ran down a colorful dune/rib. We raced the sunset shadows and eventually met up with another old road to make a loop. This road was in far better condition to get a closer starting spot for those looking to make this peak in a shorter distance.
|Summary Total Data|
| Total Elevation Gain:||802 ft / 244 m|
| Total Elevation Loss:||400 ft / 121 m|
| Gain on way in:||802 ft / 244 m|
| Gain Breakdown:||Net: 402 ft / 123 m; Extra: 400 ft / 121m|
| Loss on way in:||400 ft / 121 m|
| Distance:||5.2 mi / 8.4 km|
| Start Trailhead:||5764 ft / 1756 m|
|GPS Data for Ascent/Trip|
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