Ascent of Crag (USGS) Peak on 2017-06-10
|Others in Party:||Rich Gillock|
Matthew Hengst -- Trip Report or GPS Track
|Date:||Saturday, June 10, 2017|
|Ascent Type:||Successful Summit Attained|
| Motorized Transport to Trailhead:||Carpool|
|Peak:||Crag (USGS) Peak |
| Elevation:||9440 ft / 2877 m|
Ascent Trip ReportSierra Club WTC Experience Trip Led by Matt Hengst, assist: Ross Doering
Day 1: 8:00am start at Kennedy Meadows Trailhead, PCT across the Kern on the bridge, after PCT crossing of Crag Creek we went cross country to Clover Meadows, stashed our packs and headed up climb "USGS Crag" (the peak labeled on the USGS Quads as opposed to "SPS Crag").
Returned to packs and took PCT to Beck Meadow where just after dark Matt found an excellent campsite on a low ridge to the West. Total 13 1/2 miles, 4,575' gain.
|Summary Total Data|
| Total Elevation Gain:||4575 ft / 1394 m|
| Route Conditions:||Maintained Trail, Bushwhack, Stream Ford, Scramble|
| Weather:||Pleasant, Clear|
| Gain on way in:||4575 ft / 1394 m|
| Route:||PCT to Clover Meadow, then X-country West to peak|
| Start Trailhead:||Kennedy Meadows TH 4865 ft / 1482 m|
| Time:||0 Days 6 Hours 50 Minutes|
|Ascent Part of Trip: 2017.06 Crag & Deer (1 nights total away from roads)|
Complete Trip Sequence:
Total Trip Gain: 4575 ft / 1394 m
|GPS Data for Ascent/Trip|
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Peaks: climbed and unclimbed by Ross Doering
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