Ascent of Harquahala Mountain on 2020-12-25

Climber: Emmo 1

Others in Party:LOB
Date:Friday, December 25, 2020
Ascent Type:Successful Summit Attained
    Motorized Transport to Trailhead:Car
Peak:Harquahala Mountain
    Elevation:5681 ft / 1731 m

Ascent Trip Report

Christmas Day hike. Dry, dry, dry with even cacti looking parched. Many saguaros beginning to dessicate near their tops. Fantastic view from the top with great visibility. Only saw one hiker couple at the summit. Summit was blessedly vehicle-free.
Summary Total Data
    Total Elevation Gain:3371 ft / 1027 m
    Round-Trip Distance:10 mi / 16.1 km
    Route:Basecamp trail
    Trailhead:Basecamp TH  2310 ft / 704 m
    Grade/Class:Class 1
    Quality:5 (on a subjective 1-10 scale)
    Route Conditions:
Maintained Trail
    Weather:Cool, Calm, Clear
Cool, clear, fantastic visibility
Ascent Statistics
    Time:2 Hours 45 Minutes
Descent Statistics
    Time:2 Hours 20 Minutes

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