Ascent of Hernandez Peak on 2017-04-08

Climber: Marshall Stewart

Others in Party:Dennis Stewart -- Trip Report or GPS Track
Date:Saturday, April 8, 2017
Ascent Type:Successful Summit Attained
Peak:Hernandez Peak
    Elevation:2344 ft / 714 m

Ascent Trip Report

In this loop we did Hernandez, Talladega National Forest HP (South slope), and McDill Point. We had plans of heading farther south and picking a few more off but time got away from us. There is a great look out south of McDill and right below McDill the wreckage from a 2003 plane crash still sits.
Summary Total Data
    Total Elevation Gain:394 ft / 120 m
    Quality:4 (on a subjective 1-10 scale)
    Route Conditions:
Maintained Trail, Unmaintained Trail, Bushwhack
    Weather:Pleasant, Calm, Clear
Ascent Statistics
    Gain on way in:394 ft / 120 m
    Start Trailhead:Cheap a TH  1950 ft / 594 m
Descent Statistics
Ascent Part of Trip: Hernandez loop (0 nights total away from roads)

Complete Trip Sequence:
 Hernandez Peak2017-04-08 
1Hernandez Peak2017-04-08394 ft / 120 m
2Hernandez Peak-South Slope2017-04-08290 ft / 88 m
3McDill Point2017-04-08238 ft / 73 m
Total Trip Gain: 922 ft / 281 m

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