Ascent of Thurston County High Point on 2015-10-14

Climber: Gustav Sexauer

Others in Party:Dick Ellsworth
----Only Party on Mountain
Date:Wednesday, October 14, 2015
Ascent Type:Successful Summit Attained
    Motorized Transport to Trailhead:Car
Peak:Thurston County High Point
    Elevation:1550 ft / 472 m

Ascent Trip Report

Dick pulled off into the field and we stepped out almost at the top. We wandered for a short time, then got back in the car and headed out.

I conducted an analysis of the LiDAR data for this county. The numbering comes from the Trip Report pages on

Thurston County: Six Areas 1540’+ and 1550’+
Area 1: 1554.67’ - Winner
N42.23148 W96.74622
Area 2: Below 1550’
Area 3: Below 1550’
Area 4: 1546.70’
N42.26094 W96.75701
Area 5: 1545.98’
N42.26269 W96.76255
Area 6: 1554.11’ roadside berm - Runner up, but artificial.
N42.26399 W96.76718 or
1554.52’ roadbed/county line - Runner up, but artificial.
N42.26407 W96.76747
Summary Total Data
    Total Elevation Gain:2 ft / 0 m
    Total Elevation Loss:2 ft / 0 m
    Round-Trip Distance:0.1 mi / 0.1 km
    Grade/Class:Class 1
    Quality:1 (on a subjective 1-10 scale)
    Route Conditions:
Open Country
    Weather:Pleasant, Calm, Clear
Ascent Statistics
    Gain on way in:1 ft / 0 m
    Loss on way in:1 ft / 0 m
    Distance:0 mi / 0.1 km
    Start Trailhead:Field  1550 ft / 472 m
    Time:4 Minutes
Descent Statistics
    Loss on way out:1 ft / 0 m
    Gain on way out:1 ft / 0 m
    Distance:0 mi / 0.1 km
    End Trailhead:Field  1550 ft / 472 m
    Time:2 Minutes

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