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Ascent of Riggs Mountain on 2021-11-12

Climber: Rafee Memon

Other People:Solo Ascent
Only Party on Mountain
Date:Friday, November 12, 2021
Ascent Type:Successful Summit Attained
Peak:Riggs Mountain
    Location:USA-Arizona
    Elevation:6165 ft / 1879 m

Ascent Trip Report

I climbed Riggs Mountain from the end of the Natural Bridge Trail and picking my way through the brush on the north slopes of the peak. The bushwhacking wasn't too bad, and the routefinding was straightforward along the ridge.
Summary Total Data
    Total Elevation Gain:1424 ft / 433 m
    Total Elevation Loss:1424 ft / 433 m
    Round-Trip Distance:5.6 mi / 9 km
    Grade/Class:Class 1-2
    Route Conditions:
Maintained Trail, Open Country, Bushwhack, Scramble
    Weather:Pleasant, Calm, Clear
Ascent Statistics
    Gain on way in:1038 ft / 316 m
        Gain Breakdown:Net: 602 ft / 184 m; Extra: 436 ft / 132m
    Loss on way in:436 ft / 132 m
    Distance:2.8 mi / 4.5 km
    Route:North slope
    Start Trailhead:Natural Bridge TH  5563 ft / 1695 m
    Time:1 Hours 4 Minutes
Descent Statistics
    Loss on way out:988 ft / 301 m
        Loss Breakdown:Net: 602 ft / 184 m; Extra: 386 ft / 117m
    Gain on way out:386 ft / 117 m
    Distance:2.8 mi / 4.5 km
    Route:North slope
    End Trailhead:Natural Bridge TH  5563 ft / 1695 m
    Time:52 Minutes
GPS Data for Ascent/Trip


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Peaks:  climbed and  unclimbed by Rafee Memon
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