Ascent of Lizard Head on 2018-10-14
|Other People:||Solo Ascent|
|Date:||Sunday, October 14, 2018|
|Ascent Type:||Successful Summit Attained|
| Motorized Transport to Trailhead:||Hi-Clearance Vehicle|
| Elevation:||5320 ft / 1621 m|
Ascent Trip ReportDrove to east end of Dry Canyon Road (requires high clearance vehicle for the dirt road).
Hiked east along Tinta Trail toward the abandoned Upper Tinta Campsite, then turning south to ascend the steep ridgeline. The trail was well worn and easy to follow over several bumps along the way to Lizard Head. There was very little shade along the way, so best to do in cooler weather. The register was near the top of the peak. Returned along the same route.
|Summary Total Data|
| Total Elevation Gain:||1820 ft / 554 m|
| Extra Gain:||500 ft / 152 m|
| Round-Trip Distance:||10.6 mi / 17.1 km|
| Route:||HPS Route 1|
| Trailhead:||Dirt Road 4500 ft / 1371 m|
| Quality:||5 (on a subjective 1-10 scale)|
| Route Conditions:||Maintained Trail|
| Gear Used:||Ski Poles|
| Weather:||Pleasant, Calm, Clear|
| Time:||3 Hours |
| Time:||2 Hours 20 Minutes|
|GPS Data for Ascent/Trip|
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