Ascent of Hinkey Summit on 2017-08-20

Climber: Martin Pyne

Other People:Solo Ascent
Only Party on Mountain
Date:Sunday, August 20, 2017
Ascent Type:Successful Summit Attained
    Motorized Transport to Trailhead:Car
Peak:Hinkey Summit
    Elevation:8520 ft / 2596 m

Ascent Trip Report

I went directly down the mountain instead of following the road back. I'm not sure if this is any faster due to the looseness of the terrain.
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Granite Peak at dawn, from Hinkey BM (2017-08-20). Photo by Martin Pyne.
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Summary Total Data
    Total Elevation Gain:635 ft / 193 m
    Round-Trip Distance:2 mi / 3.2 km
    Trailhead:Hinkey Summit  7885 ft / 2403 m
    Route Conditions:
Road Hike, Open Country
    Weather:Pleasant, Clear
Ascent Statistics
    Time:39 Minutes
Descent Statistics
    Time:30 Minutes
GPS Data for Ascent/Trip

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Peaks:  climbed and  unclimbed by Martin Pyne
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