||Tenmile Range Traverse ASC field trip Class 3 and 4 scrambling
||8 miles (see note)
Frisco. Address will be emailed
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Meet at leader's duplex in Frisco. Participants are encouraged to come up to Frisco between 8:30 and 9:30 Friday night and "bivy" in the duplex. Bring sleeping bag pillow, breakfast. Leader will provide beds and coffee.
Drive to trailhead (see note)
Hike to a saddle
at 11,670’: Scramble west up the W ridge of Tenmile Peak. Above tree line, the
ridge becomes increasingly rocky and provides some nice Class 3 scrambling.
From the summit head south along the ridge to Peak 3. This involves some Class
3 and 4 scrambling and downclimbing.
The ridge up to Peak 4 isn't difficult
but provides very nice Class 3 scrambling on solid rock. After Peak 4, continue on the easy ridge walk over to
Peak 5 and intersect the Miners Creek Trail.
trail back down.
From low-clearance trailhead: 14 miles, 4500’.
With high-clearance 4WD, only 8 miles, 3100. Let me know if you can bring a high-clearance 4WD.
Sorry it is past the registration deadline for this event.