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Ascent of Castro Peak on 2014-07-19

Climber: Brad Stemm

Other People:Solo Ascent
Only Party on Mountain
Date:Saturday, July 19, 2014
Ascent Type:Successful Summit Attained
    Motorized Transport to Summit:Car
Peak:Castro Peak
    Location:USA-California
    Elevation:2824 ft / 860 m

Ascent Trip Report

Still no public access to the high point. Security cameras, 'No Trespass' signs, tall fences and gates with concertina wire are set to discourage bicyclists and hikers from approaching closer than 0.2 miles of the antenna facility. That's as close as I chose to go, but I'll still claim the peak since it was well out of my way to get that close. The gate I stopped at was signed "Shangri La," and "What part of No Trespassing Don't You Understand?"
Summary Total Data
    Quality:2 (on a subjective 1-10 scale)
    Route Conditions:
Road Hike
    Weather:Pleasant, Calm, Partly Cloudy
Ascent Statistics
    Route:Latigo - Castro Peak Mtwy
Descent Statistics
    Route:Castro Peak Mtwy



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