Ascent of Star Peak on 2014-06-15

Climber: Lee Newton

Others in Party:Kevin Fettes
Date:Sunday, June 15, 2014
Ascent Type:Successful Summit Attained
    Motorized Transport to Trailhead:4x4 Vehicle
Peak:Star Peak
    Elevation:9836 ft / 2998 m

Ascent Trip Report

Ascent by the standard route from the west. We coaxed our borrowed jeep (thanks Remy!) up the track to about 2100m and hiked easily from there. Great desert views, and not too warm considering it was Nevada in June, even a chilly wind on top.
Summary Total Data
    Total Elevation Gain:2946 ft / 897 m
    Round-Trip Distance:5 mi / 8 km
    Route:jeep road and west ridge
    Trailhead:Jeep road   6890 ft / 2100 m
    Route Conditions:
Road Hike, Open Country
    Gear Used:
Ski Poles
    Weather:Pleasant, Windy, Partly Cloudy
Ascent Statistics
    Time:2 Hours 
Descent Statistics
    Time:1 Hours 30 Minutes
GPS Data for Ascent/Trip

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Peaks:  climbed and  unclimbed by Lee Newton
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