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Ascent of Cargo Muchacho Mountains High Point on 2018-02-16

Climber: Greg Gerlach

Others in Party:Keith Christensen
Laura Newman
----Only Party on Mountain
Date:Friday, February 16, 2018
Ascent Type:Successful Summit Attained
Peak:Cargo Muchacho Mountains High Point
    Location:USA-California
    Elevation:2217 ft / 675 m

Ascent Trip Report

Our group followed the peak's west ridge to the summit, which is class 2 with careful route finding. Further, our decent route would make a much better ascent route. The peak has a MacLeod/Lilley register that dates back to 1983.
Summary Total Data
    Total Elevation Gain:2260 ft / 688 m
    Total Elevation Loss:2260 ft / 688 m
    Round-Trip Distance:5 mi / 8 km
    Grade/Class:Class 2
Ascent Statistics
    Gain on way in:1910 ft / 582 m
        Gain Breakdown:Net: 1560 ft / 475 m; Extra: 350 ft / 106m
    Loss on way in:350 ft / 106 m
    Distance:2.4 mi / 3.9 km
    Route:See GPS track
    Start Trailhead:4x road located west of summit  657 ft / 200 m
Descent Statistics
    Loss on way out:1910 ft / 582 m
        Loss Breakdown:Net: 1560 ft / 475 m; Extra: 350 ft / 106m
    Gain on way out:350 ft / 106 m
    Distance:2.6 mi / 4.2 km
    Route:See GPS track
    End Trailhead:4x road located west of summit  657 ft / 200 m
GPS Data for Ascent/Trip


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Peaks:  climbed and  unclimbed by Greg Gerlach
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