Ascent of Saddleback Butte on 2017-02-05

Climber: Dean Gaudet

Other People:Solo Ascent
Only Party on Mountain
Date:Sunday, February 5, 2017
Ascent Type:Successful Summit Attained
    Motorized Transport to Trailhead:Car
Peak:Saddleback Butte
    Elevation:3651 ft / 1112 m

Ascent Trip Report

stats include "little butte", which doesn't deserve to be a peak, and saddleback south, which has about 260' of prominence and offered a bit extra exercise and scrambling.

i suspect that i should have saved this until the flowers bloom in a month or so.
Summary Total Data
    Total Elevation Gain:1342 ft / 409 m
    Total Elevation Loss:1342 ft / 408 m
    Round-Trip Distance:4.7 mi / 7.6 km
    Route Conditions:
Maintained Trail
    Weather:Pleasant, Calm, Partly Cloudy
Ascent Statistics
    Gain on way in:1342 ft / 409 m
        Gain Breakdown:Net: 1042 ft / 317 m; Extra: 300 ft / 91m
    Loss on way in:300 ft / 91 m
    Distance:2.8 mi / 4.5 km
    Start Trailhead:2609 ft / 795 m
    Time:1 Hours 13 Minutes
Descent Statistics
    Loss on way out:1042 ft / 317 m
    Distance:1.9 mi / 3.1 km
    End Trailhead:2609 ft / 795 m
    Time:40 Minutes
Ascent Part of Trip: saddleback butte

Complete Trip Sequence:
1Little Butte2017-02-05 c 
2Saddleback Butte South Summit2017-02-05 d 
3Saddleback Butte2017-02-05 e1342 ft / 409 m
Total Trip Gain: 1342 ft / 409 m    Total Trip Loss: 1342 ft / 409 m
GPS Data for Ascent/Trip

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Peaks:  climbed and  unclimbed by Dean Gaudet
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