Thurston, Mount


Trip Details
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Trip Date: 
Tuesday, July 27, 2010
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Difficulty Notes: 

Easy hiking and scrambling on a trail with minor exposure on some sections.

Trip Report

After scrambling up Elk Mountain, three of us decided to continue on to Mount Thurston, the actual high point on the ridge. We were in a wee bit of a hurry since the rest of our group was heading back down Elk shortly, and we didn't want to keep them waiting in the parking lot too long. The beta I had indicated that Thurston was about a one hour hike from Elk. That meant 2 hours round trip - a bit too long for our tastes, so we aimed to cut that time down a bit.


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