Ascent of Tin Mountain on 2014-04-05
|Others in Party:||Anji Cerney|
|Date:||Saturday, April 5, 2014|
|Ascent Type:||Successful Summit Attained|
| Motorized Transport to Trailhead:||4x4 Vehicle|
| Elevation:||8953 ft / 2728 m|
Ascent Trip ReportRacetrack road is uncomfortable (due to washboarding) but otherwise passable to most vehicles.
We parked a little higher than usual because our group had multiple cars and the "usual" spot is barely a turnout, much less has no room for more than 1 vehicle. Our spot also had decent areas to pitch a tent.
By crossing to the north of the main wash, we were able to pick up a pretty good use trail to the bump around 8200' on the ridge.
|Summary Total Data|
| Total Elevation Gain:||4373 ft / 1332 m|
| Extra Gain:||150 ft / 45 m|
| Round-Trip Distance:||7.4 mi / 11.9 km|
| Route:||Standard Route from West|
| Trailhead:||Racetrack Rd @ 4880 4880 ft / 1487 m|
| Quality:||4 (on a subjective 1-10 scale)|
| Route Conditions:||Unmaintained Trail, Open Country|
| Gear Used:||Ski Poles|
| Time:||5 Hours |
| Time:||4 Hours 15 Minutes|
|GPS Data for Ascent/Trip|
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