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Ascent of Manganese Peak on 2013-02-16

Climber: Jerry Thomas

Date:Saturday, February 16, 2013
Ascent Type:Successful Summit Attained
    Motorized Transport to Trailhead:4x4 Vehicle
Peak:Manganese Peak
    Location:USA-Nevada
    Elevation:3025 ft / 922 m

Ascent Trip Report

This peak is known locally as "Maganese Peak" supposedly because of a manganese mine somewhere nearby. I hiked this with the LV Mountaineers Club. We drove up the Boathouse Cove road (high clearance 4WD). See the track for details. We ascended up a north/south ridge line and descended to the north towards to small pinnacles which were class 3/4 climbs.
Summary Total Data
    Total Elevation Gain:1491 ft / 453 m
    Total Elevation Loss:1491 ft / 453 m
    Round-Trip Distance:4.2 mi / 6.8 km
    Grade/Class:class 3
Ascent Statistics
    Gain on way in:1384 ft / 421 m
        Gain Breakdown:Net: 870 ft / 266 m; Extra: 514 ft / 156m
    Loss on way in:514 ft / 156 m
    Distance:2.6 mi / 4.2 km
    Route:South Ridge
    Start Trailhead:2155 ft / 656 m
    Time:2 Hours 22 Minutes
Descent Statistics
    Loss on way out:977 ft / 297 m
        Loss Breakdown:Net: 870 ft / 266 m; Extra: 107 ft / 32m
    Gain on way out:107 ft / 32 m
    Distance:1.6 mi / 2.6 km
    Route:north
    End Trailhead:2155 ft / 656 m
    Time:1 Hours 50 Minutes
GPS Data for Ascent/Trip


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