Ascent to Sierra Blanca Peak-Lookout Mountain on 2016-09-10

Climber: Thomas Denham

Other People:Solo Ascent
Date:Saturday, September 10, 2016
Ascent Type:Unsuccessful - Turned Back
    Motorized Transport to Trailhead:Car
Point Reached:Sierra Blanca Peak - Lookout Mountain
    Location:USA-New Mexico
    Elevation:11580 ft / 3529 m
    Remaining Elevation:393 ft / 120 m (15% left to go)

Ascent Trip Report

Turned back at Lookout Mountain due to winds and poor visibility. If I had started my hike a couple hours later, the weather would have been fine. Chilly hike, temps were in the 40s for the entire morning.
Summary Total Data
    Total Elevation Gain:2793 ft / 850 m
    Extra Gain:526 ft / 160 m
    Round-Trip Distance:7.1 mi / 11.4 km
    Route:Scenic, Crest, and Lookout Mountain Trails
    Trailhead:Scenic Trailhead  9839 ft / 2998 m
    Quality:3 (on a subjective 1-10 scale)
    Route Conditions:
Maintained Trail
    Weather:Drizzle, Cold, Very Windy, White-out
Ascent Statistics
    Time:1 Hours 33 Minutes
Descent Statistics
    Time:1 Hours 15 Minutes
GPS Data for Ascent/Trip

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Peaks:  climbed and  unclimbed by Thomas Denham
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