Ely's Dome (Cautley Traverse)


 

Trip Details
Mountain Range: 
Mountain Subrange: 
Attained Summit?: 
Yes
Trip Date: 
Sunday, September 25, 2016
Summit Elevation (m): 
2,830
Summit Elevation (ft): 
9,285
Elevation Gain (m): 
900
Round Trip Time: 
8.00
Total Distance (km): 
17.00
Difficulty Notes: 

The partial Cautley Traverse is off trail hiking only. If you include Wonder Peak it might go up to 3rd class.

Map

Trip Report

After being turned around on a traverse from Mount Cautley to Gibraltar Rock and somehow completely screwing up where Cascade Rock was, I started the traverse south from the summit of Cautley, heading towards Ely's Dome and what I thought was the traverse from it, to Cascade Rock. Confused yet? Apparently, so was I...

 


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