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Cross Mountain

5203'

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

Maps

Auto ClubKern County
USGS ToposCross Mountain 7½, Cinco 7½
Official HPS Maps TPO file - Save to your computer then open with National Geographic TOPO!
 Viewable PDF file - Approximately 17 megs
 GPX file or Google Earth KML file to download to GPS units and other map software (How to use GPX and KML files)
 Routes as shown on CalTopo using the above files (How to use CalTopo)

Nearby Peaks: Cross 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This route was temporarily withdrawn due to an access restriction (LA DWP is buidling a huge windfarm) that we've been told has been lifted.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.