Ascent of El Capitan Mountain on 2018-11-04

Climber: Paul McClellan

Others in Party:Scott Peavy
Matthias Stender
----Only Party on Mountain
Date:Sunday, November 4, 2018
Ascent Type:Successful Summit Attained
Peak:El Capitan Mountain
    Elevation:6568 ft / 2001 m

Ascent Trip Report

The starting point was at Arizona Highway 77 virtual milepost 157.5
Look for game trails while ascending steep brush towards the WSW ridge.
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El Capitan Mountain summit from the west ridge (2018-11-04). Photo by Paul McClellan.
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Summary Total Data
    Total Elevation Gain:3069 ft / 934 m
    Extra Gain:200 ft / 60 m
    Round-Trip Distance:8 mi / 12.9 km
    Route:WSW Ridge
    Trailhead:Arizona Highway 77  3899 ft / 1188 m
    Route Conditions:
Road Hike, Open Country, Bushwhack, Scramble
    Gear Used:
Ski Poles
GPS Data for Ascent/Trip

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Peaks:  climbed and  unclimbed by Paul McClellan
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