Ascent of Empire Mountains High Point on 2019-03-24

Climber: Paul McClellan

Other People:Solo Ascent
Only Party on Mountain
Date:Sunday, March 24, 2019
Ascent Type:Successful Summit Attained
Peak:Empire Mountains High Point
    Elevation:5588 ft / 1703 m

Ascent Trip Report

I followed the same route as Michael Vincent's 2019-01-19 climb. The Hilton Ranch Road is off AZ 83 at virtual MP 49.1. Follow Hilton Ranch Road 2.7 miles to the junction with the Red Cloud Mine Road at a saddle SSE of the summit.
Summary Total Data
    Total Elevation Gain:918 ft / 278 m
    Extra Gain:85 ft / 25 m
    Round-Trip Distance:1.6 mi / 2.6 km
    Route:SE Ridge
    Trailhead:Hilton Ranch Road  4840 ft / 1475 m
    Route Conditions:
Open Country, Bushwhack
    Gear Used:
Ski Poles
GPS Data for Ascent/Trip

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Peaks:  climbed and  unclimbed by Paul McClellan
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