Ascent of Zapata County High Point on 2001-11-11
|Date:||Sunday, November 11, 2001|
|Ascent Type:||Successful Summit Attained|
|Peak:||Zapata County High Point|
| Elevation:||860 ft / 262 m|
Ascent Trip ReportFrom Hebbronville I drove routes TX-16, FM-3073 and FM-649 to Jim Hogg-Webb County line, which is also the northeast county corner of Zapata County. I parked at the sign and hopped the fence, then walked amid open, scrubby brush to a broad rise covered in oil wells and buildings. This is the Zapata County highpoint. I paced the region a little, then returned to my car. Not too exciting, but at least I got one. After the lack of success so far, anything was better than nothing.
|Summary Total Data|
| Elevation Gain:||10 ft / 3 m|
| Distance:||0.5 mi / 0.8 km|
| Trailhead:||850 ft / 259 m|
| Route Conditions:||Open Country, Bushwhack|
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