Ascent of Mahogany Mountain on 2011-07-31
|Date:||Sunday, July 31, 2011|
|Ascent Type:||Successful Summit Attained|
| Elevation:||6522 ft / 1987 m|
Ascent Trip ReportThis one is a bit of a drive. From Hwy 95 take the Jordan Craters Rd and zero your odometer. At 11.3 turn right, at 17.9 miles turn right on a lesser road, at 19.9 pass a watering hole with a tanker trailer parked there, at 20.5 go through a gate, at 21.3 go through another gate and stay left, at 22.4 stay right, at 23.3 go through a 3rd gate, at 24.1 reach a pond and spring where 4Wd may be necessary to go further, at 24.7 go through a 4th gate, at 25.6 take the right fork, and at 26.5 I parked in front of a locked gate.
I climbed the fence and hiked the road up to a saddle, followed the road through a meadow and then the road went over the next ridge. From there you can see the high point on the next ridge. I hiked the road until I could see a path up to the summit from the southeast. Coming down I took a more direct route. Nice views.
|Summary Total Data|
| Elevation Gain:||420 ft / 128 m|
| Distance:||2.3 mi / 3.6 km|
| Route:||West Side|
| Trailhead:||6102 ft / 1859 m|
| Route Conditions:||Road Hike, Open Country|
|GPS Data for Ascent/Trip|
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Peaks: climbed and unclimbed by Dennis Poulin
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