Ascent of Meteor Crater Moon Telescope on 2004-05-20

Climber: Max Rees

Date:Thursday, May 20, 2004
Ascent Type:Successful Summit Attained
    Motorized Transport to Summit:Car
Peak:Meteor Crater Moon Telescope
    Elevation:5723 ft / 1744 m

Ascent Trip Report

Not much of a "peak" but thats until you use the telescope to look into the base of this meteor crator, and realize it would be a serious hike if you started at the point of impact. A six foot tall astronaut cutout is barely visable.
Summary Total Data
    Total Elevation Gain:23 ft / 7 m
    Round-Trip Distance:0.2 mi / 0.3 km
    Trailhead:Parking Lot  5700 ft / 1737 m
    Quality:1 (on a subjective 1-10 scale)
    Route Conditions:
Maintained Trail
    Weather:Pleasant, Breezy, Clear
Ascent Statistics
    Time:5 Minutes
Descent Statistics
    Time:5 Minutes

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