Ascent of Castro Peak on 2020-06-06

Climber: Robert Luher

Other People:Solo Ascent
Date:Saturday, June 6, 2020
Ascent Type:Successful Summit Attained
    Motorized Transport to Trailhead:Car
Peak:Castro Peak
    Elevation:2824 ft / 860 m

Ascent Trip Report

Parked on the side of Latigo Canyon Road and followed the dirt trail to the infamous gate, covered with barbed and razor wire with numerous cameras recording every move. Apparently this land owner values their privacy.

For now, the gate is as close to the summit one can get.
Summary Total Data
    Total Elevation Gain:734 ft / 223 m
    Total Elevation Loss:734 ft / 223 m
    Round-Trip Distance:2.4 mi / 3.9 km
    Quality:3 (on a subjective 1-10 scale)
    Route Conditions:
Road Hike
    Gear Used:
Ski Poles
    Weather:Cool, Calm, Overcast
Ascent Statistics
    Gain on way in:734 ft / 223 m
    Distance:1.2 mi / 1.9 km
    Route:Access Road
    Start Trailhead:Latigo Cyn Road  2090 ft / 637 m
    Time:30 Minutes
Descent Statistics
    Loss on way out:734 ft / 223 m
    Distance:1.2 mi / 1.9 km
    Route:Access Road
    End Trailhead:2090 ft / 637 m
    Time:15 Minutes
GPS Data for Ascent/Trip

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Peaks:  climbed and  unclimbed by Robert Luher
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