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Ascent of Morey Peak North on 2011-07-17

Climber: Eric Kassan

Other People:Solo Ascent
Only Party on Mountain
Date:Sunday, July 17, 2011
Ascent Type:Successful Summit Attained
    Motorized Transport to Trailhead:4x4 Vehicle
Peak:Morey Peak North
    Location:USA-Nevada
    Elevation:10248 ft / 3123 m

Ascent Trip Report

If one is climbing Morey Peak, one should do this as well as there are conflicting reports as to which is the taller, and bagging the highest point in the Hot Creek Range is the point, right?

This is an short and easy hike/scramble (class 3) from the pass between it and Morey Peak. One can increase the difficulty of the scrambling by staying more west and catching the east ridge higher up.
Summary Total Data
    Total Elevation Gain:198 ft / 60 m
    Total Elevation Loss:198 ft / 60 m
    Round-Trip Distance:0.5 mi / 0.8 km
    Quality:2 (on a subjective 1-10 scale)
    Route Conditions:
Open Country, Scramble
Ascent Statistics
    Gain on way in:198 ft / 60 m
    Distance:0.2 mi / 0.4 km
    Route:S ridge to E ridge
    Start Trailhead:Pass between Morey and Morey N  10050 ft / 3063 m
    Time:15 Minutes
Descent Statistics
    Loss on way out:198 ft / 60 m
    Distance:0.2 mi / 0.4 km
    Route:E ridge to S ridge
    End Trailhead:Pass between Morey and Morey N  10050 ft / 3063 m
    Time:15 Minutes
Ascent Part of Trip: 2011 Morey Peak

Complete Trip Sequence:
OrderPeak/PointDateGain
1Morey Peak2011-07-172866 ft / 874 m
2Morey Peak North2011-07-17198 ft / 60 m
Total Trip Gain: 3064 ft / 934 m    Total Trip Loss: 3064 ft / 934 m
GPS Data for Ascent/Trip


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Peaks:  climbed and  unclimbed by Eric Kassan
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