Ascent of La Capilla on 2018-01-19

Climber: Ken Whyte

Other People:Solo Ascent
Date:Friday, January 19, 2018
Ascent Type:Successful Summit Attained
    Motorized Transport to Trailhead:Bicycle
Peak:La Capilla
    Elevation:4062 ft / 1238 m

Ascent Trip Report

From near km 12 marker on RM424 / C 3223 a surfaced road heads SE uphill through Olive trees ,past a few Finca’s until at approx 1000m altitude a dirt track veers off right where cars may be parked , this eventually leads to Cerro Laurel 1160 m with what appears to be a lookout tower. From here a path leads down at first then up easily to the summit trig complete with log book .
Summary Total Data
    Total Elevation Gain:781 ft / 238 m
    Total Elevation Loss:781 ft / 238 m
    Quality:7 (on a subjective 1-10 scale)
    Route Conditions:
Maintained Trail, Unmaintained Trail
    Gear Used:
    Weather:Cool, Calm, Partly Cloudy
Ascent Statistics
    Gain on way in:781 ft / 238 m
    Start Trailhead:Cerro Laurel track.  3281 ft / 1000 m
    Time:45 Minutes
Descent Statistics
    Loss on way out:781 ft / 238 m
    End Trailhead:Cerro Laurel track  3281 ft / 1000 m
    Time:30 Minutes

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