Ascent of Montecito Peak on 2011-11-27
|Date:||Sunday, November 27, 2011|
|Ascent Type:||Successful Summit Attained|
| Motorized Transport to Trailhead:||4x4 Vehicle|
| Elevation:||3214 ft / 979 m|
Ascent Trip Report
While planning for this peak, I had the option of hiking this from the south, or accessing it from the north, on Camino Cielo. Since I am just getting back into hiking shape, I decided on the shorter route.
I was pumped to get going in this hike, it being my first hike since my last San Diego to Mount Tule, about 2 months ago. It was still dark when I pulled my covers back and entered the cool air of the morning.
Read my trip report at 100 Peaks.
|Summary Total Data|
| Elevation Gain:||626 ft / 191 m|
| Distance:||2.4 mi / 3.9 km|
| Route:||Cold Springs Trail/Use Trail|
| Trailhead:||Camino Cielo 2588 ft / 788 m|
| Route Conditions:||Maintained Trail, Unmaintained Trail, Bushwhack|
| Gear Used:||Ski Poles|
| Weather:||Pleasant, Calm, Clear|
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