Ascent of Mount Hopkins on 2014-01-20
|Other People:||Solo Ascent|
|Date:||Monday, January 20, 2014|
|Ascent Type:||Successful Summit Attained|
| Motorized Transport to Trailhead:||Hi-Clearance Vehicle|
| Elevation:||8550 ft / 2606 m|
Ascent Trip ReportParked at the gate approx 4.5 miles below the peak and hiked the road up. You couldn't have asked for a more perfect afternoon with clear skies and plenty of sunshine. A peregrine falcon was soaring from a cliff below the large telescope while making the last couple turns along the road.
|Summary Total Data|
| Total Elevation Gain:||1485 ft / 452 m|
| Round-Trip Distance:||8 mi / 12.9 km|
| Route:||Mt. Hopkins Road|
| Trailhead:||Gate 7065 ft / 2153 m|
| Route Conditions:||Road Hike|
| Weather:||Cool, Breezy, Clear|
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