Ascent of Mount Pinos on 2011-06-12
|Date:||Sunday, June 12, 2011|
|Ascent Type:||Successful Summit Attained|
| Motorized Transport to Trailhead:||Car|
| Elevation:||8831 ft / 2691 m|
Ascent Trip ReportDrove up to the Mount Pinos Nordic Ski Center near the peak. From there simply follow the forest road west to the summit antennae compound. Views surprisingly poor for such a prominent peak - flattish summit prevents looking down to surrounding valleys and distant views were verz hazy due to the desert heat.
|Summary Total Data|
| Elevation Gain:||530 ft / 161 m|
| Distance:||3.1 mi / 5 km|
| Route:||Forest Road|
| Trailhead:||Ski Center 8301 ft / 2530 m|
| Route Conditions:||Road Hike|
| Weather:||Hot, Calm, Clear|
| Time Up:||30 Minutes|
| Time Down:||25 Minutes|
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