Ascent of Sheep Mountain on 2012-03-30
|Others in Party:||Tanya Roton|
----Only Party on Mountain
|Date:||Friday, March 30, 2012|
|Ascent Type:||Successful Summit Attained|
| Elevation:||5141 ft / 1566 m|
Ascent Trip Report***Sierra Club HPS, DPS, WTC Outing***
led by me and Patrick Vaughn
Three day, two night backpacking trip to get Sheep and Martinez Mtns.
Day 1 pack in to camp at Cactus Spring with a stop at Horse Thief Creek to fill up on water for the weekend. Set up camp and then get Sheep Mtn.
Day 2 dayhike to Martinez Mtn via Cactus Spring Trail and Ridge route then back to camp.
Day 3 pack out.
Mileage and gain for entire trip
|Summary Total Data|
| Total Elevation Gain:||6000 ft / 1828 m|
| Quality:||7 (on a subjective 1-10 scale)|
| Route Conditions:||Unmaintained Trail, Open Country|
| Weather:||Pleasant, Calm, Clear|
| Gain on way in:||6000 ft / 1828 m|
| Distance:||21 mi / 33.8 km|
| Route:||Cactus Spring Trail, XC|
| Start Trailhead:||-859 ft / -261 m|
|Ascent Part of Trip: Sheep & Martinez (2 nights total away from roads)|
Complete Trip Sequence:
Total Trip Gain: 12000 ft / 3658 m
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