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Ascent of Tyee Mountain on 2013-08-03

Climber: Chad Painter

Others in Party:KMP
KSP
Date:Saturday, August 3, 2013
Ascent Type:Unsuccessful - Turned Back
Peak:Tyee Mountain
    Location:USA-Washington
    Elevation:6040 ft / 1840 m

Ascent Trip Report

Road paved and in good shape for a long ways in, though fairly overgrown. Be prepared for scratches on your vehicle. Judy the wonder Jetta was stopped at about 5000' just before a hairpin turn. Hiked up the road until the last rise prior to the last saddle. Heard what sounded like ordinance interspersed with gun shots. Apparently this weekend this was being used as a firing range, entirely legal I'm sure. When bullets starting whizzing vaguely towards our direction we hightailed out of there.
Summary Total Data
    Total Elevation Gain:1050 ft / 320 m
    Route Conditions:
Road Hike
Ascent Statistics
    Gain on way in:1050 ft / 320 m
    Distance:2 mi / 3.2 km
    Route:Road
    Start Trailhead:4990 ft / 1520 m
Descent Statistics



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