Ascent of Tahquitz Peak on 2009-05-17

Climber: Amin Faraday

Date:Sunday, May 17, 2009
Ascent Type:Successful Summit Attained
Peak:Tahquitz Peak
    Elevation:8846 ft / 2696 m

Ascent Trip Report

***Solo Hike
Stats: 15 miles, +3500' gain (via the South Ridge Trail). The stat # numbers reflect the hike all the way to the Desert Divide near Antsell Rock. I ended a little past Southwell Peak where PCT starting zig-zagging left. Tried to find trail turnoffs for Southwell Peak (7840') and Red Tahquitz (8720') but failed.

***************2X: Saturday, 6/26/2010*************************
Sierra Club HPS-Led hike

Leaders: Ted Lubeshkoff, Wayne Vollaire
Peaks: Tahquitz Peak (8846'), Red Tahquitz (8720'), and Southwell Peak (7840') in that order

Stats: 12 miles, +3500' gain ONE WAY. Car shuttle, starting up the South Ridge Trail and coming down through the Zen Center.

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