See New Hance Trail for an overview of that trail. I haven't yet written up any other part of this trip, except for the trip log given below.
Key for all trip logs
|Recording number||Mileage||Time arrived||Time left||Altitude||Comments|
|0||0.00||6:25||2600||took trail on left at ~0.75 mile. It bypasses big boulders|
|2||1.50||7:13||7:25||3050||about to leave canyon|
|5||3.50||8:40||8:45||4150||temporarily lost trail for 0.2 mile|
|6||3.65||8:55||4300||spot with 2 cairns where I missed trail last year - this year there is only 1 cairn!|
|7||3.75||9:07||9:23||4550||just before spot where rich left water last year and ate lunch|
|10||5.25||10:46||10:57||4800||in upper valley now|
|15||6.75||13:20||13:27||6500||spot where rich met me with water last year|
|16||7.10||13:40||13:52||6850||hance trail head|
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Last update: 6 October 1999.