Slept at the TH after Chuckwalla the afternoon before. Heard the sounds of bombing to the south.
Enjoyable desert hike and easy scramble, good way to ring in 2010.
Black Butte is a nice little peak. We did Chuckwalla Mountain later the same day.
Other peaks we did during this trip include; Potosi, Cheyenne, Muddy Mountain, Muddy Peak, Virgin, The Orphan, Silica Dome, Cairn, The Sentinel, East Redstone, Redstone, Mystery Cairn, Vista, Hayford, Clark, McCullough, Spirit, Stepladder, Big Maria, False Maria, Chuckwalla, Pinto, Orocopia, Toro, Santa Rosa, and Thomas.
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