Ascent of Grapevine Mountain on 2017-11-19
|Others in Party:||Joel Hawk -- Trip Report or GPS Track|
|Date:||Sunday, November 19, 2017|
|Ascent Type:||Successful Summit Attained|
| Elevation:||3955 ft / 1205 m|
Ascent Trip ReportParked Here .
Decided to try a route up Sentenac Canyon before turning up a series of drainages. The route had a endless series of polished dryfalls to scramble up. (But it's not a car-sized-boulder-pile hike like on some of the other peaks in Anza.) In a couple cases the dryfalls were long and shallow leaving just a polished incline to walk up. In a handful of cases, we opted to go around a dryfall, but had little difficulty finding a way in and out of the drainages. We made our way up a ridge to a saddle before grabbing the peak. We also saw an owl!
We opted to take a different ridge on the way down via a known route. There were many footprints on the ridges and washes on our way back, and even the beginning of a trail forming.
Gps Visualization Here
Found 7 Mylar Balloons
|Summary Total Data|
| Total Elevation Gain:||2384 ft / 726 m|
| Round-Trip Distance:||8.5 mi / 13.7 km|
| Gain on way in:||2384 ft / 726 m|
| Distance:||3.5 mi / 5.6 km|
| Start Trailhead:||1571 ft / 478 m|
| Distance:||5 mi / 8 km|
|GPS Data for Ascent/Trip|
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