Ascent of Frisco Peak on 2011-06-05

Climber: Eric Kassan

Other People:Solo Ascent
Date:Sunday, June 5, 2011
Ascent Type:Successful Summit Attained
Peak:Frisco Peak
    Elevation:9660 ft / 2944 m

Ascent Trip Report

For those that want less exercise, one can drive to the summit (high clearance vehicles) or to the 7400' (with a standard car). Note- if using a standard car, care must be taken to avoid existing tire ruts which can, in places, run deep enough to bottom some vehicles.

For those that hike the road, it's usually nicely sheltered from any winds by trees on both sides. Also, despite the decent condition, from my one experience, it is not too crowded (I didn't see another person or vehicle all day).

The views from the top are great in places, but obscured by trees in other places.
Summary Total Data
    Total Elevation Gain:3606 ft / 1098 m
    Extra Gain:100 ft / 30 m
    Round-Trip Distance:15.6 mi / 25.1 km
    Trailhead:Frisco Peak Rd @ 6254'  6254 ft / 1906 m
    Quality:3 (on a subjective 1-10 scale)
    Route Conditions:
Road Hike
    Gear Used:
Ski Poles
Ascent Statistics
    Time:3 Hours 15 Minutes
Descent Statistics
    Time:2 Hours 30 Minutes
GPS Data for Ascent/Trip

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Peaks:  climbed and  unclimbed by Eric Kassan
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