Ascent of Maestas Ridge on 2019-08-08

Climber: Richard Oestreicher

Others in Party:Rich Lubin
Date:Thursday, August 8, 2019
Ascent Type:Successful Summit Attained
Peak:Maestas Ridge
    Location:USA-New Mexico
    Elevation:10560 ft / 3218 m

Ascent Trip Report

We parked a bit farther down Fr440 than last time--there's a loop near the top which we did--got off the trail briefly and the bushwhack over downed trees was a bit of effort even for a short distance.Beautiful view on top.
Summary Total Data
    Total Elevation Gain:767 ft / 233 m
    Total Elevation Loss:43 ft / 12 m
    Round-Trip Distance:5.1 mi / 8.2 km
    Route Conditions:
Road Hike, Unmaintained Trail
    Weather:Pleasant, Clear
Ascent Statistics
    Gain on way in:746 ft / 227 m
        Gain Breakdown:Net: 724 ft / 220 m; Extra: 22 ft / 6m
    Loss on way in:22 ft / 6 m
    Distance:2.8 mi / 4.5 km
    Start Trailhead:FR440  9836 ft / 2998 m
    Time:2 Hours 5 Minutes
Descent Statistics
    Loss on way out:21 ft / 6 m
    Gain on way out:21 ft / 6 m
    Distance:2.3 mi / 3.7 km
    Time:1 Hours 15 Minutes

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