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Ascent of Galaxy Way Hill 6128 on 2018-06-27

Climber: Jeffrey Swain

Other People:Solo Ascent
Date:Wednesday, June 27, 2018
Ascent Type:Successful Summit Attained
    Motorized Transport to Trailhead:Car
Peak:Galaxy Way Hill 6128
    Location:USA-California
    Elevation:6122 ft / 1865 m

Ascent Trip Report

Trailhead is at the base of Morris Ranch Road where there is ample parking. Star Party Trail follows the paved road up the San Diego State University Observatory Campus where there are several small observatories and a sundial. From the top of Hill 6128, you can look down on another nest of observatories below.
Summary Total Data
    Total Elevation Gain:171 ft / 52 m
    Total Elevation Loss:171 ft / 52 m
    Round-Trip Distance:1.8 mi / 2.9 km
    Grade/Class:1
    Quality:1 (on a subjective 1-10 scale)
    Route Conditions:
Road Hike, Maintained Trail
    Gear Used:
Ski Poles
    Weather:Pleasant, Calm, Clear
Bright and Sunny Day
Ascent Statistics
    Gain on way in:171 ft / 52 m
    Distance:0.9 mi / 1.4 km
    Route:Morris Ranch Road and Galaxy Way
    Start Trailhead:Morris Ranch Road and Sunrise Hwy  5951 ft / 1813 m
    Time:52 Minutes
Descent Statistics
    Loss on way out:171 ft / 52 m
    Distance:0.9 mi / 1.4 km
    End Trailhead:Morris Ranch Road and Sunrise Hwy  5951 ft / 1813 m
    Time:52 Minutes
GPS Data for Ascent/Trip


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Peaks:  climbed and  unclimbed by Jeffrey Swain
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