Ascent of Piute Butte on 2018-01-19
|Other People:||Solo Ascent|
Only Party on Mountain
|Date:||Friday, January 19, 2018|
|Ascent Type:||Successful Summit Attained|
| Motorized Transport to Trailhead:||Car|
| Elevation:||3175 ft / 967 m|
Ascent Trip ReportFollowed Jim Retemeyer's instructions for parking and his track for the most part. I came to what seemed like a relatively new fence, with a "Closed area, no motor vehicles" sign. Didn't seem to apply to people on foot, so I slipped through and made my way to the summit. This was my favorite hike of the day. Great fun finding my way to the top. Touched the obvious high point. No register that I could find. I had a delightful sense of isolation on this hike.
|Summary Total Data|
| Total Elevation Gain:||615 ft / 187 m|
| Route Conditions:||Road Hike, Maintained Trail, Unmaintained Trail, Open Country, Scramble|
| Gear Used:||Ski Poles|
| Gain on way in:||615 ft / 187 m|
| Distance:||1.8 mi / 2.9 km|
| Start Trailhead:||2560 ft / 780 m|
|GPS Data for Ascent/Trip|
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