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Ascent of Peacock Peak on 2021-01-21

Climber: Paul McClellan

Other People:Solo Ascent
Only Party on Mountain
Date:Thursday, January 21, 2021
Ascent Type:Successful Summit Attained
    Motorized Transport to Trailhead:4x4 Vehicle
Peak:Peacock Peak
    Location:USA-Arizona
    Elevation:6292 ft / 1917 m

Ascent Trip Report

I followed Ken Jones's (2013-01-28) very helpful driving directions. Here are my driving notes.

0.0 From AZ Hwy 66 turn east onto Mohave Airport Drive.
0.5 Turn Left onto Shipping Lane.
2.0 Pavement ends, road becomes Bruce Road.
2.2 Continue Straight.
2.6 Bruce Road becomes Topeka Street.
3.3 Turn Right onto Pate Road.
5.7 Turn Left onto Donald Drive.
6.7 Turn Right onto Jan Road.
8.8 Continue Straight.
11.9 Turn Right at T junction onto Hensz Way (high clearance, recommend 4WD to end).
12.3 Continue Straight.
12.6 Bear Left.
12.8 Parked at the end of Hensz Road.
Summary Total Data
    Total Elevation Gain:1642 ft / 500 m
    Extra Gain:80 ft / 24 m
    Round-Trip Distance:3 mi / 4.8 km
    Route:W Ridge
    Trailhead:End of Hensz Way  4810 ft / 1466 m
    Route Conditions:
Unmaintained Trail, 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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