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Ascent of Pahrump Point on 2013-02-17

Climber: BMS 914

Others in Party:Collin Kamholz
BLMhikergirl Pipps
Fred D
Kyle W
----Only Party on Mountain
Date:Sunday, February 17, 2013
Ascent Type:Successful Summit Attained
    Motorized Transport to Trailhead:4x4 Vehicle
Peak:Pahrump Point
    Location:USA-California
    Elevation:5741 ft / 1749 m

Ascent Trip Report

This was a fun hike with some high Class 2 scrambling up to Pahrump Point amid beautiful weather. Collin and I were leading some less experienced members of our party, and ended up waiting for some time. Moving time was 1:59 up, 1:53 down. Great hike with some great views of the surrounding area.
Summary Total Data
    Total Elevation Gain:3362 ft / 1024 m
    Total Elevation Loss:3362 ft / 1023 m
    Round-Trip Distance:7.7 mi / 12.4 km
    Grade/Class:Class 2
    Quality:3 (on a subjective 1-10 scale)
    Route Conditions:
Road Hike, Unmaintained Trail, Open Country, Scramble
    Weather:Pleasant, Calm, Clear
Clear sunny day
Ascent Statistics
    Gain on way in:3354 ft / 1022 m
        Gain Breakdown:Net: 3351 ft / 1021 m; Extra: 3 ft / 0m
    Loss on way in:3 ft / 0 m
    Distance:3.8 mi / 6.1 km
    Route:Jeep road to West side gullies
    Start Trailhead:Wilderness Boundary in desert off Hwy 178  2390 ft / 728 m
    Time:3 Hours 1 Minutes
Descent Statistics
    Loss on way out:3359 ft / 1023 m
        Loss Breakdown:Net: 3351 ft / 1021 m; Extra: 8 ft / 2m
    Gain on way out:8 ft / 2 m
    Distance:3.9 mi / 6.3 km
    Route:Jeep road to West side gullies
    End Trailhead:Wilderness Boundary in desert off Hwy 178  2390 ft / 728 m
    Time:2 Hours 34 Minutes
GPS Data for Ascent/Trip


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