Ascent of Artesa Mountains High Point on 2020-01-18
|Other People:||Solo Ascent|
Only Party on Mountain
|Date:||Saturday, January 18, 2020|
|Ascent Type:||Successful Summit Attained|
|Peak:||Artesa Mountains High Point|
| Elevation:||3381 ft / 1030 m|
Ascent Trip ReportDriving Directions:
From AZ-86 Virtual MP 114.9 in Sells:
0.0 Turn South onto Quail.
0.1 Turn Right onto Main.
0.4 Turn Left onto Artesan Road (IR 16).
1.9 Pass road access to Artesa on your right.
2.0 Turn Right onto a paved road (becomes gravel).
Bear Left at a Y junction with an abandoned building.
2.5 Pass a corral on your right, continue on a narrow road for seclusion.
2.6 I parked beside the road before dropping into a wash.
|Summary Total Data|
| Total Elevation Gain:||989 ft / 301 m|
| Extra Gain:||80 ft / 24 m|
| Round-Trip Distance:||2.8 mi / 4.5 km|
| Route:||NW Drainage/NW Ridge|
| Trailhead:||SW of corral SE of Artesa 2552 ft / 777 m|
| Route Conditions:||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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