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Ascent of Pleasant View Ridge on 2017-07-18

Climber: Garrett McLean

Other People:Solo Ascent
Only Party on Mountain
Date:Tuesday, July 18, 2017
Ascent Type:Successful Summit Attained
Peak:Pleasant View Ridge
    Location:USA-California
    Elevation:7983 ft / 2433 m

Ascent Trip Report

From Will Thrall, this is an easy add-on along the ridge connecting the two. It was a pleasant hike with lots of really nice views, but none as nice as the summit. Relaxed a bit, enjoying the completion of four HPS peaks before beginning the long descent.

Photosphere from the summit
Summary Total Data
    Total Elevation Gain:1414 ft / 430 m
    Total Elevation Loss:2989 ft / 910 m
    Route Conditions:
Maintained Trail, Unmaintained Trail
    Gear Used:
Ski Poles
Ascent Statistics
    Gain on way in:387 ft / 117 m
        Gain Breakdown:Net: 138 ft / 42 m; Extra: 249 ft / 75m
    Loss on way in:249 ft / 75 m
    Route:Ridge
    Start Trailhead:Will Thrall Peak  7845 ft / 2391 m
Descent Statistics
    Loss on way out:2740 ft / 835 m
        Loss Breakdown:Net: 1713 ft / 522 m; Extra: 1027 ft / 313m
    Gain on way out:1027 ft / 313 m
    Route:Ridge->Buckhart Saddle->Burkhart Trail->Buckhorn
    End Trailhead:Buckhorn Campground  6270 ft / 1911 m
Ascent Part of Trip: Goody, Pallett, Thrall, PV 7/18/17

Complete Trip Sequence:
OrderPeak/PointDateGain
1Bobcat Knob2017-07-181174 ft / 358 m
2Goodykoontz Peak2017-07-18849 ft / 259 m
3Pallett Mountain2017-07-18755 ft / 230 m
4Will Thrall Peak2017-07-18968 ft / 295 m
5Pleasant View Ridge2017-07-181414 ft / 431 m
Total Trip Gain: 5160 ft / 1573 m    Total Trip Loss: 5160 ft / 1573 m
GPS Data for Ascent/Trip


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Peaks:  climbed and  unclimbed by Garrett McLean
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