Ascent of San Gorgonio Mountain on 2008-08-17
|Others in Party:||Fred S.|
|Date:||Sunday, August 17, 2008|
|Ascent Type:||Successful Summit Attained|
|Peak:||San Gorgonio Mountain|
| Elevation:||11499 ft / 3504 m|
Ascent Trip ReportStart at Vivian Creek Trail at 7:30 AM. Absolutely perfect day to hike - clear skies, mild breeze, pleasant temperature. Maintained a slower but steady pace up to the summit, arriving at 1:00 PM. Had lunch on summit, started back down 1:40 PM, arriving back at the car at 5:25 PM. A long day of hiking, including 19.2 miles.
Stop by A&W for Rootbeer Floats afterwards.
|Summary Total Data|
| Elevation Gain:||5148 ft / 1569 m|
| Distance:||17.2 mi / 27.7 km|
| Route:||Vivian Creek Trail|
| Trailhead:||Vivian Creek Trailhead 6351 ft / 1935 m|
| Quality:||7 (on a subjective 1-10 scale)|
| Route Conditions:||Maintained Trail|
| Weather:||Pleasant, Calm, Clear|
| Time Up:||5 Hours 30 Minutes|
| Time Down:||3 Hours 45 Minutes|
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