Ascent of Peak 11312 on 2020-07-01
|Other People:||Solo Ascent|
Only Party on Mountain
|Date:||Wednesday, July 1, 2020|
|Ascent Type:||Successful Summit Attained|
| Motorized Transport to Trailhead:||Bicycle|
| Location:||USA-New Mexico|
| Elevation:||11312 ft / 3447 m|
Ascent Trip ReportStarted the hike on NM State land, Urraca Wildlife Management Area. Its located off NM-522 between Costilla and Questa. The entrance is not signed but is just past mile marker 34. The area is open April 1 through May 14 and July 1 through December 14. Avoid hunting season. You must have a hunting/fishing license or a recreational permit. Motorized Vehicles are not allowed beyond the parking area.
Rode a mountain bike from the parking lot/trailhead up a road into Jaroso Canyon, ending at a saddle where a fence line marks the boundary between the Urraca WMA and private lands. Distance from the parking lot is 6.2 miles one way with an elevation gain of over 3000 ft.
|Summary Total Data|
| Total Elevation Gain:||412 ft / 125 m|
| Round-Trip Distance:||1.2 mi / 1.9 km|
| Route:||Bushwhack / Followed fence line|
| Trailhead:||Gate - boundary of Urraca WMA 10900 ft / 3322 m|
| Route Conditions:||Open Country, Bushwhack|
| Gear Used:||Bicycle, Ski Poles|
| Weather:||Pleasant, Breezy, Clear|
| Time:||25 Minutes|
| Time:||20 Minutes|
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