Ascent of Superstition Benchmark on 2012-04-08
|Others in Party:||Mark Butski|
Matt Hengst----Only Party on Mountain
|Date:||Sunday, April 8, 2012|
|Ascent Type:||Successful Summit Attained|
| Elevation:||5057 ft / 1541 m|
Ascent Trip Report***Private Outing***
led by Matthew Hengst, Jack Keifer, Jen Blackie
Third day of three day trip. Camped at Peralta Campground the night before.
Route in via Heiroglyph Trail then cross country east over generally well ducked use trail up ridglines with diversions on the rocky sections to climb class 3 terrain instead of the ducked route.
|Summary Total Data|
| Elevation Gain:||2 ft / 1 m|
| Distance:||9 mi / 14.5 km|
| Route:||Heiroglyph Trail to XC use trail|
| Trailhead:||5055 ft / 1540 m|
| Quality:||8 (on a subjective 1-10 scale)|
| Route Conditions:||Maintained Trail, Unmaintained Trail, Open Country, Bushwhack, Scramble|
| Weather:||Pleasant, Calm, Clear|
warm and hazy
|Ascent Part of Trip: Weavers Needle (2 nights total away from roads)|
Complete Trip Sequence:
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