Ascent of Cerro Ajusco on 2012-02-24
|Others in Party:||Neus Folch|
----Only Party on Mountain
|Date:||Friday, February 24, 2012|
|Ascent Type:||Successful Summit Attained|
| Elevation:||3937 m / 12917 ft|
Ascent Trip ReportA lovely four hour all round hike up Cerro Ajusco. A lovely day hike starting at 8.30am from Ajusco pass (from the main road). Sunny weather, great company and views...what more could one ask for? You start through a mixture of nice footpaths through pine forests then get up onto a lovely little ridge outside of the treeline. The last two hundred meters is an easy scramble and then you gain the summit where there is a nice cross. This is Pico del Aguila (the summit of the eagle) and then you drop down another col and gain a secondary summit namely Cruz del Marquez (Cross of the Marquis). You then drop down into the woods again to finish where you started.
|Summary Total Data|
| Quality:||7 (on a subjective 1-10 scale)|
| Route Conditions:||Unmaintained Trail, Scramble|
| Gear Used:||Guide|
| Weather:||Pleasant, Calm, Clear|
| Time Up:||4 Hours |
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