Ascent of West Silver Bell Mountains High Point on 2017-12-16

Climber: Paul McClellan

Others in Party:Gary Fabiano
Bill Hiscox
John Ohm
June Meyer
Larry Bagley
Nancy Debolt
Will Whitaker
David Wrench
----Only Party on Mountain
Date:Saturday, December 16, 2017
Ascent Type:Successful Summit Attained
Peak:West Silver Bell Mountains High Point
    Elevation:3100 ft / 944 m

Ascent Trip Report

This was a Southern Arizona Hiking Club (SAHC) hike led by Gary Fabiano.

Driving Directions:

Take Exit 200 off I-10 and turn south onto S. Sunland Gin Road.
Drive south through Arizona City until you are forced to make a right turn (west) onto Aries Drive.
In about 1 mile turn left (south) onto an unmarked dirt road.
Follow this road directly south passing a few junctions to Point 1873 at a sharp right turn at a fence.
Park here.

The north face is steep but has excellent footing. The summit is comfortable and has great views of surrounding ranges.
Summary Total Data
    Total Elevation Gain:1227 ft / 373 m
    Round-Trip Distance:2.6 mi / 4.2 km
    Route:NW Gully and N Face
    Trailhead:Road at 1873 elevation  1873 ft / 570 m
    Route Conditions:
Open Country
    Gear Used:
Ski Poles
GPS Data for Ascent/Trip

 GPS Waypoints - Hover or click to see name and lat/long
Peaks:  climbed and  unclimbed by Paul McClellan
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