Split Mtn. Mud Hills 11/23/2020




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Starting in the big wash.
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Mud layers.
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Elephant Knees. We may climb it on a way back and get down via front side.
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This is a short climb but steep.
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Almost up.
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Got up to the flat.
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And back down again.
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2121 is ahead. Not today.
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Fuzzy hills. Hard to believe that something is growing here.
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Green wine jug section marker.
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Another ‘real’ section marker.
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John is coming.
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Easy walking is on ridges.
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Lot of goosenecks down there.
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Mud hills.
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Made it to our far SM with a register signed by Paul F.
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Our group here. Wit is staying low. So to whom is that finger? Or is it a one and half finger Victory sign?
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Looking south from back of the Elephant Knees.
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Hersch and I are going up.
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First we have to stop at Elephant Knees SM.
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Here it is.
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Mud hills maze is waiting for us.
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On a way down.
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About in the middle.
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Almost down.
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Made it.
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Our complete small group. Good hike.





Hike Rating: Difficulty: 3.7 Technical: 3.8 Scenic: 3.8 El. 1800'