Ascent of Elk Mountain Northeast on 2016-09-08
|Others in Party:||Karen Jones|
----Only Party on Mountain
|Date:||Thursday, September 8, 2016|
|Ascent Type:||Successful Summit Attained|
| Motorized Transport to Trailhead:||4x4 Vehicle|
|Peak:||Elk Mountain Northeast|
| Elevation:||6641 ft / 2024 m|
Ascent Trip ReportDrove north on paved FR36 to just past milepost 33 where we turned sharp right onto FR3500. Followed this to just short of milepost 4, where we spied the sign for Elk Ridge Trail No 107. Followed this clear and well-maintained trail to just below the summit. Highest point was not inside highest contour on map, if my GPS was correct. Found John Vitz register in summit cairn.
Passenger sedan could drive to trailhead as of time of our visit.
|Summary Total Data|
| Total Elevation Gain:||1601 ft / 487 m|
| Route:||Elk Ridge Trail No 107|
| Trailhead:||FR 3500 5040 ft / 1536 m|
|GPS Data for Ascent/Trip|
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Peaks: climbed and unclimbed by Ken Jones
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