Ascent of New York Mountains High Point on 2015-12-12
|Other People:||Solo Ascent|
Only Party on Mountain
|Date:||Saturday, December 12, 2015|
|Ascent Type:||Successful Summit Attained|
| Motorized Transport to Trailhead:||4x4 Vehicle|
|Peak:||New York Mountains High Point|
| Elevation:||7533 ft / 2296 m|
Ascent Trip ReportA second trip up here in hopes of making the Desert Explorer pin (Sierra Club's Desert Peaks Section). This time via Caruthers Canyon. The road has deteriorated, but there was evidence an ATV had been up it (illegally) while I was out climbing the peak. Caruthers is harder than the Keystone side, but still a good route. Recent snow and ice made the final section more challenging than it might be when dry.
|Summary Total Data|
| Route Conditions:||Road Hike, Open Country, Bushwhack, Scramble, Exposed Scramble|
| Weather:||Cool, Breezy, Clear|
|GPS Data for Ascent/Trip|
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Peaks: climbed and unclimbed by James Morehouse
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