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Ascent of Piute Butte on 2018-01-19

Climber: Coby King

Other People:Solo Ascent
Only Party on Mountain
Date:Friday, January 19, 2018
Ascent Type:Successful Summit Attained
    Motorized Transport to Trailhead:Car
Peak:Piute Butte
    Location:USA-California
    Elevation:3175 ft / 967 m

Ascent Trip Report

Followed 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
Ascent Statistics
    Gain on way in:615 ft / 187 m
    Distance:1.8 mi / 2.9 km
    Start Trailhead:2560 ft / 780 m
Descent Statistics
GPS Data for Ascent/Trip


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Peaks:  climbed and  unclimbed by Coby King
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