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Ascent of Sentenac Mountain on 2016-10-01

Climber: Ginger Partyka

Others in Party:Nichole
Date:Saturday, October 1, 2016
Ascent Type:Successful Summit Attained
Peak:Sentenac Mountain
    Location:USA-California
    Elevation:3068 ft / 935 m

Ascent Trip Report

Parked in the dirt road off of the turn out for Plum Canyon. Since my low clearance vehicle was already scraping sand, we decided to park and hike rather than risk continuing despite the road being in good condition for any car even slightly higher clearance.

Nichole and I opted for a ridgeline peak bid. We took a drainage up to a saddle and then hiked the mellow ridgeline to the top. The cacti were annoying but beautiful, and we were able to easily avoid for the most part. Saw two tarantulas, but no other wildlife.

Quick and beautiful in the bag.


Start 4:30 PM
End 6:30 PM


Summary Total Data
    Total Elevation Gain:1305 ft / 397 m
    Round-Trip Distance:4.3 mi / 6.9 km
    Trailhead:1763 ft / 537 m
    Grade/Class:1
Ascent Statistics
    Time:1 Hours 13 Minutes
Descent Statistics
    Time:1 Hours 15 Minutes
GPS Data for Ascent/Trip


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