Peakbagger.com

Ascent of Mount Vaca on 1989-05-29

Climber: John E Sarna

Others in Party:my daughter Camille
Date:Monday, May 29, 1989
Ascent Type:Successful Summit Attained
Peak:Mount Vaca
    Location:USA-California
    Elevation:2819 ft / 859 m

Ascent Trip Report

Turnoff on Cherry Glen Road, a few miles SW of Vacaville; .3 miles to the North, go right on Pleasant Valley Road; 3 miles to the North, go left on Gates Canyon Road (marked for selling Xmas trees); go 3.7 miles up 500' to gate (marked No Tresspassing) at end of paved road (past one section of unpaved road). Hike up a steep 1000' to saddle between Vaca and Signal Hill; then turn right along slowly rising ridge past several groups of microwave towers to highest group 500' above saddle
Summary Total Data
    Elevation Gain:1500 ft / 457 m
    Elevation Loss:1500 ft / 457 m
    Distance:6 mi / 9.7 km
    Route Conditions:
Road Hike
Ascent Statistics
    Elevation Gain:1500 ft / 457 m
    Distance:3 mi / 4.8 km
    Route:from Gates Canyon Road to ridge
    Trailhead:gate at end of Gates Canyon Road  1319 ft / 402 m
Descent Statistics
    Elevation Loss:1500 ft / 457 m
    Distance:3 mi / 4.8 km
    Route:from ridge to Gates Canyon Road
    Trailhead:gate at end of Gates Canyon Road  1319 ft / 402 m



This page has been served 109 times since 2005-01-15.




Questions/Comments/Corrections? See the Contact Page
Copyright © 1987-2014 by Peakbagger.com. All Rights Reserved.