Ascent of Wilson Mesa-Point 8607 on 2003-06-21
|Date:||Saturday, June 21, 2003|
|Ascent Type:||Successful Summit Attained|
|Peak:||Wilson Mesa-Point 8607|
| Location:||USA-New Mexico|
| Elevation:||8607 ft / 2623 m|
Ascent Trip ReportPhilmont Rayado Crew 619-RM-5
June 20: Dropoff at Ponil (7120'), hike up to Dean Skyline and along to Elkhorn camp (8500').
June 21: Hike west along ridge to Head of Dean (8700') then down to Pueblano (8040'). Ascend Wilson Mesa from the south, descend to Middle Ponil Creek then upstream to Rich Cabins (7720').
Trip continues to Wilson Mesa (again, after loop to the north).
|Summary Total Data|
| Total Elevation Gain:||2547 ft / 776 m|
| Total Elevation Loss:||1980 ft / 603 m|
| Quality:||3 (on a subjective 1-10 scale)|
| Route Conditions:||Maintained Trail|
| Gear Used:||Tent Camp|
| Gain on way in:||2547 ft / 776 m|
| Gain Breakdown:||Net: 567 ft / 173 m; Extra: 1980 ft / 603m|
| Loss on way in:||1980 ft / 603 m|
| Start Trailhead:||Pueblano 8040 ft / 2450 m|
|Ascent Part of Trip: Philmont Rayado (20 nights total away from roads)|
Complete Trip Sequence:
Total Trip Gain: 35117 ft / 10703 m Total Trip Loss: 31554 ft / 9620 m
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