Ascent of Glass Mountain on 2011-07-31

Climber: Eric Kassan

Others in Party:Mountain Man Henry The
Tim Newman
----Only Party on Mountain
Date:Sunday, July 31, 2011
Ascent Type:Successful Summit Attained
Peak:Glass Mountain
    Elevation:11160 ft / 3401 m

Ascent Trip Report

The road to this trailhead (Sawmill Meadow Rd) is in great shape and an easy drive for standard cars.

The trail is very clear for a use trail. As one can gather from the stats, this trail is very steep. The view from the top is incredible with great views of the Sierras, the White Mountains, Lake Crowley and more.
Summary Total Data
    Total Elevation Gain:1985 ft / 604 m
    Total Elevation Loss:665 ft / 202 m
    Round-Trip Distance:2.3 mi / 3.7 km
    Quality:4 (on a subjective 1-10 scale)
    Route Conditions:
Road Hike, Unmaintained Trail, Open Country
    Gear Used:
Ski Poles
Ascent Statistics
    Gain on way in:1920 ft / 585 m
    Distance:1.5 mi / 2.4 km
    Route:old road -> trail
    Start Trailhead:Sawmill Mdw Rd @ 9240'  9240 ft / 2816 m
    Time:1 Hours 45 Minutes
Descent Statistics
    Loss on way out:665 ft / 202 m
        Loss Breakdown:Net: 600 ft / 183 m; Extra: 65 ft / 19m
    Gain on way out:65 ft / 19 m
    Distance:0.8 mi / 1.3 km
    Route:SSE ridge
    End Trailhead:Pass SSE of summit  10560 ft / 3218 m
    Time:45 Minutes
Ascent Part of Trip: 2011 Glass Mtn

Complete Trip Sequence:
1Glass Mountain2011-07-311985 ft / 605 m
2Glass Mountain Ridge2011-07-31280 ft / 85 m
Total Trip Gain: 2265 ft / 690 m    Total Trip Loss: 2265 ft / 691 m
GPS Data for Ascent/Trip

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Peaks:  climbed and  unclimbed by Eric Kassan
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