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Ascent of Buckskin Mountain on 2016-06-08

Climber: Gerry Pennington

Others in Party:Charlie Wilmot
Date:Wednesday, June 8, 2016
Ascent Type:Successful Summit Attained
    Motorized Transport to Trailhead:4x4 Vehicle
Peak:Buckskin Mountain
    Location:USA-Nevada
    Elevation:8743 ft / 2664 m

Ascent Trip Report

Drove to within a mile of the summit; snow fields blocked any further travel so I hiked the last mile to the top. Beautiful views of Granite Peak and Santa Rosa to the south. A register is stored in a plastic jar and stashed in a rock pile.
Gerry Pennington
Spring Creek, Nevada
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Buckskin Mountain bench mark (2016-06-08). Photo by Gerry Pennington.
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Summary Total Data
    Quality:2 (on a subjective 1-10 scale)
    Route Conditions:
Road Hike, Open Country, Snow on Ground
    Weather:Pleasant, Breezy, Partly Cloudy
Ascent Statistics
    Route:Buckskin Canyon/Windy Gap road
    Time:1 Hours 
Descent Statistics
    Time:45 Minutes



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