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Ascent of Copernicus Peak on 2014-06-18

Climber: Lee Newton

Date:Wednesday, June 18, 2014
Ascent Type:Successful Summit Attained
    Motorized Transport to Trailhead:Car
Peak:Copernicus Peak
    Location:USA-California
    Elevation:4360 ft / 1328 m

Ascent Trip Report

Climbed after a morning business meeting in Dublin, CA on my way back to SFO to fly home that night.

Parked at the observatory and had a good wander around the various tops. The fence by the gate on the access road is almost completely fallen down at the beginning so it hardly even felt like trespassing..

Track recorded is from summit back to car only, I forgot to turn it on until I got to the top..

Summary Total Data
    Total Elevation Gain:653 ft / 198 m
    Total Elevation Loss:653 ft / 198 m
    Round-Trip Distance:1.6 mi / 2.5 km
    Route Conditions:
Road Hike, Maintained Trail
    Weather:Hot, Calm, Clear
Ascent Statistics
    Gain on way in:587 ft / 178 m
        Gain Breakdown:Net: 259 ft / 79 m; Extra: 328 ft / 99m
    Loss on way in:328 ft / 99 m
    Distance:0.9 mi / 1.5 km
    Route:Via Observatory and other tops
    Start Trailhead:4101 ft / 1249 m
    Time:45 Minutes
Descent Statistics
    Loss on way out:325 ft / 99 m
        Loss Breakdown:Net: 259 ft / 79 m; Extra: 66 ft / 20m
    Gain on way out:66 ft / 20 m
    Distance:0.6 mi / 1 km
    Route:Direct back to observatory
    End Trailhead:4101 ft / 1249 m
    Time:15 Minutes
GPS Data for Ascent/Trip


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