Ascent of Gobblers Knob on 2017-10-11

Climber: Robert Luher

Other People:Solo Ascent
Date:Wednesday, October 11, 2017
Ascent Type:Successful Summit Attained
    Motorized Transport to Trailhead:4x4 Vehicle
Peak:Gobblers Knob
    Elevation:6955 ft / 2119 m

Ascent Trip Report

From Lone Pine Canyon Road out of Wrightwood, turned down forest road 3N31, which was a narrow single lane dirt road not suitable for 2WD passenger sedans. Drove up road, taking a right turn once reaching the ridge following road to end where there was PCT parking.
Hiked up steep fire break to summit. Found register on west side of summit. Returned by same route.
Summary Total Data
    Total Elevation Gain:455 ft / 138 m
    Round-Trip Distance:0.8 mi / 1.3 km
    Route:Use Trail
    Trailhead:PCT Parking  6500 ft / 1981 m
    Quality:5 (on a subjective 1-10 scale)
    Route Conditions:
Unmaintained Trail
    Gear Used:
Ski Poles
    Weather:Pleasant, Calm, Clear
Ascent Statistics
    Time:20 Minutes
Descent Statistics
    Time:15 Minutes
Ascent Part of Trip: 10-11 Hike

Complete Trip Sequence:
1Round Mountain2017-10-11 a3072 ft / 936 m
2Luna Mountain2017-10-11 b 
3Rattlesnake Mountain2017-10-11431 ft / 131 m
4Gobblers Knob2017-10-11455 ft / 139 m
5Circle Mountain2017-10-11780 ft / 238 m
Total Trip Gain: 4738 ft / 1444 m    Total Trip Loss: 4738 ft / 1444 m
GPS Data for Ascent/Trip

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Peaks:  climbed and  unclimbed by Robert Luher
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