Ascent of Bandera County High Point on 2012-02-04
|Others in Party:||supported by Rose|
|Date:||Saturday, February 4, 2012|
|Ascent Type:||Successful Summit Attained|
| Motorized Transport to Trailhead:||Car|
|Peak:||Bandera County High Point|
| Elevation:||2360 ft / 719 m|
Ascent Trip ReportCross country eastbound on grazing land ...... 1.2 miles, 50 minutes RT
I approached from the east on Hwy 187, starting out just north of the Kerr/Bandera County line. I hopped the fence and hiked due east about .6 miles to the PB coordinates on the County Line, crossing a dirt track and walking under 2 power lines on the way. The grazing land is open woods with some dense patches, easy route on a rocky terrain.
I have no way of locating the exact County Line. I walked the area around the Coordinates at the 2360 foot contour to ensure touching the HP, higher ground of this area is clearly in Kerr County to the north.
"THE MOST REWARDING THINGS YOU DO IN LIFE ARE OFTEN THE ONES THAT LOOK LIKE THEY CANNOT BE DONE." ..... Arnold Palmer
|Summary Total Data|
| Elevation Gain:||80 ft / 24 m|
| Extra Gain:||20 ft / 6 m|
| Distance:||1.2 mi / 2 km|
| Route:||cross country eb in woods pasture land|
| Trailhead:||hwy 187 2320 ft / 707 m|
| Route Conditions:||Open Country, Bushwhack|
| Time Up:||18 Minutes|
| Time Down:||18 Minutes|
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