Estrella BM: the summit is not the pointed peak, but the fan-shaped ridge behind it
Walking through saguaro to get there
Now deep in the canyon, the summit looms due west of me
I climbed out of the drainage. The top is about 500 yards away
Very near the top!
The summit, with "stick Scott"
East view looking at the ridge I just came up
Southeast view, the way I came
West view, with Woolsey Peak off in the distance
North, looking at Margies Peak
Northwest, across the Rainbow Valley and the Sierra Estrella
The tattered log book. No pencil, so I signed in electronically
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