hike - eccentric benchmark (& more) & car camp in the high uintas - August 5, 2022

Eccentric Benchmark (12,276 ft) is a county high point of Daggett and Uintah Countys and the 5th highest county high point in Utah. We plan to bag Dagget Peak (12,040 ft) as well as Rose Benchmark (11,450 ft). For Eccentric BM and Dagget Peak combined, the total distance is 7.7 miles RT with 1,747 ft gain. Making Rose BM will add approximately 3 miles RT. Not steep. Class 2 scrambles. We will campout at/near the TH (no fee, no reservation required). Planned schedule: Day 1 (Friday pm) - Road trip to the campsite/TH (approximately 4-4.5 hours). Day 2 (Saturday)- hike to the peaks. Day 3 (Sunday)- short hike to the lakes & road trip. Exploratory. Registration is required. Registration priority will be given to WMC members. Registrants will receive more detailed info.

Level:MOD+
Pace:Moderate
Organizer:Akiko Kamimura
Date:Fri Aug 5 2022 — Sun Aug 7 2022
Meeting Place:Registration required

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