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Ascent of Observation Point on 2018-03-16

Climber: David Allison

Date:Friday, March 16, 2018
Ascent Type:Successful Summit Attained
Peak:Observation Point
    Location:USA-Utah
    Elevation:6507 ft / 1983 m

Ascent Trip Report

Started from the Weeping Rocks trailhead with Joslyn at 0900. Overnight snow remained at higher elevations, and near the canyon rim / plateau, considerable ice and snow was present on the trail. Traction devices for our shoes would have been useful at the top. 8 mile round trip in just over 5 hours. Beautiful hike through Echo canyon and to Observation Point.
Summary Total Data
    Quality:8 (on a subjective 1-10 scale)
    Route Conditions:
Maintained Trail, Snow on Ground
    Weather:Cool, Breezy, Clear
Ascent Statistics
    Distance:8 mi / 12.9 km
Descent Statistics



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