Ascent of Cabeza Benchmark on 2019-01-12
|Others in Party:||Matthias Stender|
----Only Party on Mountain
|Date:||Saturday, January 12, 2019|
|Ascent Type:||Successful Summit Attained|
| Motorized Transport to Trailhead:||4x4 Vehicle|
| Elevation:||2830 ft / 862 m|
Ascent Trip Report
Driving Directions (YMMV):
0.0 Take Exit 42 (Avenue 40E) at Tacna, AZ. Turn south on Avenue 40E.
2.0 Enter the Western Barry M. Goldwater Range. Turn Right.
5.4 Turn Left at a Y junction (Bakers Tank is on your right).
5.8 Bear Left at a Y junction (stay on the major road).
8.7 Continue Straight (a road merges from the left) at S-76.
12.8 Continue Straight at junction F6.
13.3 Arrive at juntion F7 (a large turnaround and three-way junction).
I camped here. I reset my odometer.
0.0 Take the Left junction to the east.
0.5 Continue Straight at junction F8.
2.6 Turn Right.
7.3 Continue Straight at junction F11 (there is a road to your left).
9.9 Turn Right onto a lesser road.
13.3 Park at the northern boundary of the CPNWR.
|Summary Total Data|
| Total Elevation Gain:||1940 ft / 591 m|
| Total Elevation Loss:||1940 ft / 591 m|
| Round-Trip Distance:||13.5 mi / 21.7 km|
| Route Conditions:||Road Hike, Open Country, Scramble|
| Gear Used:||Ski Poles|
| Gain on way in:||1900 ft / 579 m|
| Gain Breakdown:||Net: 1860 ft / 567 m; Extra: 40 ft / 12m|
| Loss on way in:||40 ft / 12 m|
| Distance:||6.8 mi / 10.9 km|
| Route:||NE Gully|
| Start Trailhead:||North Border CPNWR 970 ft / 295 m|
| Loss on way out:||1900 ft / 579 m|
| Loss Breakdown:||Net: 1860 ft / 567 m; Extra: 40 ft / 12m|
| Gain on way out:||40 ft / 12 m|
| Distance:||6.7 mi / 10.8 km|
| Route:||NE Gully|
| End Trailhead:||North Border CPNWR 970 ft / 295 m|
|GPS Data for Ascent/Trip|
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