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Ascent of Mount Tule on 2015-03-08

Climber: Michael Sullivan

Others in Party:Shelly Britton
----Only Party on Mountain
Date:Sunday, March 8, 2015
Ascent Type:Successful Summit Attained
    Motorized Transport to Trailhead:4x4 Vehicle
Peak:Mount Tule
    Location:USA-California
    Elevation:4647 ft / 1416 m

Ascent Trip Report

Drove to the end of the dirt road from the north and hiked up from there. Lots of black tourmaline in the rocks on the summit. Found the register and the location of the missing triangulation station benchmark. Reference marks no. 1 and no. 2 were still intact and in good condition though spelled incorrectly as "Tulle". Using the data sheets and a utility program called "forward", calculated the approximate coordinates of the Azimuth mark which is also Reference mark No. 3. Set off X-C down the steep West flank of Mt. Tule and found the Azimuth mark about 0.5 mile West on a rocky knoll at N32.70085 W116.23616.


                                        Tule Azimuth Benchmark

                                        Tule Azimuth Benchmark



Summary Total Data
    Route Conditions:
Open Country, Scramble
    Gear Used:
Ski Poles
GPS Data for Ascent/Trip


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Peaks:  climbed and  unclimbed by Michael Sullivan
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