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02K

Cross Mountain

5203'

Location: Kern County, about 16 miles north of Mojave, 120 miles from Los Angeles

Maps

Auto Club: Kern County
USGS Topos: Cross Mountain 7½, Cinco 7½
HPS: Route(s) using National Geographic Topo! software

Nearby Peaks: Chuckwalla Mountain

ROUTE 1

Distance: 7 miles round trip cross-country
Gain: 2500'
Time: 5-7 hours round trip
Rating: Class 1, moderate
Navigation: Moderate

Original: John Backus, March 1973

DRIVING ROUTE 1

HIKING ROUTE 1

NOTE

This route was temporarily withdrawn due to an access restriction (LA DWP is buidling a huge windfarm) that we've been told has been lifted. Do not hike into the windfarm itself.