Ascent of Baldy Mountain on 2017-07-26
|Date:||Wednesday, July 26, 2017|
|Ascent Type:||Successful Summit Attained|
| Motorized Transport to Trailhead:||Motorcycle|
| Elevation:||2726 ft / 830 m|
Ascent Trip ReportThis is more or less a tag ascent, meaning a drive to peak. From Dauphin, Manitoba, I took hwy 5 West to Grandview. There I turned north on hwy 366 where the asphalt road turned to loose gravel - a little challenging on a Ninja 650. At 40 kilometres north of said town, we arrived at the sign indicating direction to the mountain. Although I didn`t have to get a parking pass I ended up going north another 24 kilometres to Blue Mountain Resort to get the tag for memorabilia sake at a cost of 5$. The peak is actually the communication tower but there`s a wooden tower about 68 steps up that allow for a good view. The trail takes you to a ranger cabin 300 metres down the trail. That`s about it. The easiest ascent thus far.
|Summary Total Data|
| Total Elevation Gain:||2726 ft / 830 m|
| Route Conditions:||Road Hike|
| Weather:||Hot, Calm, Partly Cloudy|
| Gain on way in:||2726 ft / 830 m|
| Start Trailhead:||0 ft / 0 m|
| Time:||0 Days 0 Hours 5 Minutes|
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