Peakbagger.com

Ascent of Duct Benchmark on 2015-02-01

Climber: Don Raether

Other People:Solo Ascent
Date:Sunday, February 1, 2015
Ascent Type:Successful Summit Attained
    Motorized Transport to Trailhead:Car
Peak:Duct Benchmark
    Location:USA-California
    Elevation:3136 ft / 955 m

Ascent Trip Report

I parked at a nice pull-out about 4 miles east of Clarks Pass. About 1 1/2 miles of easy walking to the base of the ridge. Very nice summit area with a little scrambling to the top. Wonderful views. Seldom climbed. Register placed by Gordon MacLeod & Barbara Lilley in 1992.
Summary Total Data
    Total Elevation Gain:1286 ft / 391 m
    Extra Gain:150 ft / 45 m
    Round-Trip Distance:5.4 mi / 8.7 km
    Route:NW Ridge
    Trailhead:HWY 62  2150 ft / 655 m
    Grade/Class:2
    Quality:6 (on a subjective 1-10 scale)
    Route Conditions:
Open Country, Scramble
    Weather:Pleasant, Calm, Clear



This page has been served 141 times since 2005-01-15.




Copyright © 1987-2019 by Peakbagger.com. All Rights Reserved. Questions/Comments/Corrections? See the Contact Page Terms of Service