Ascent of Granite Mountain on 2016-10-29
|Date:||Saturday, October 29, 2016|
|Ascent Type:||Successful Summit Attained|
| Motorized Transport to Trailhead:||Car|
| Elevation:||5629 ft / 1715 m|
Ascent Trip ReportAnother segment of my semi-weekly hike before work with a friend. We arrived at the trailhead around 5am. Hoping to see the sunrise, we left around 5.15am. However the weather forecast stayed true to its prediction and it stayed overcast throughout our hike. So in no urgency to catch the sunrise, we got to the top around 8am to some pretty rough winds. There was just a hint of snow at the top. After a string of jogs down the mountain, we were at the trailhead by 10am. Just in time to plug into college football.
|Summary Total Data|
| Total Elevation Gain:||3829 ft / 1167 m|
| Round-Trip Distance:||7.6 mi / 12.2 km|
| Trailhead:||Pratt Lake trailhead 1800 ft / 548 m|
| Quality:||3 (on a subjective 1-10 scale)|
| Route Conditions:||Maintained Trail|
| Weather:||Drizzle, Cool, Windy, Overcast|
| Time:||3 Hours |
| Time:||1 Hours 40 Minutes|
|GPS Data for Ascent/Trip|
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