Ascent of Buckhorn Bally on 2006-07-20
|Other People:||Solo Ascent|
|Date:||Thursday, July 20, 2006|
|Ascent Type:||Successful Summit Attained|
| Motorized Transport to Summit:||4x4 Vehicle|
| Elevation:||5118 ft / 1559 m|
Ascent Trip ReportFrom I-5 take CA 96 west approx 11 miles to Lumgrey Rd (FSR 48N06) at the Empire Creek Bridge. After 6 miles on Lumgrey Rd at a wide junction, a spur road (FSR 47N32) climbs 2 miles to Buckhorn Bally and the L.O., an old timer dating back to 1934. Kathy Schuman has staffed Buckhorn Bally for 12 years, and previously staffed Lake Mountain for 12. Note: there is another Buckhorn Bally (5,040') south of Buckhorn Summit and west of Weaverville on the road to Bully Choop.
|Summary Total Data|
| Route:||Drive-up via Lumgrey Rd|
| Trailhead:||CA 96 5118 ft / 1559 m|
| Grade/Class:||Class 1|
| Weather:||Pleasant, Calm, Clear|
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