Monte Carneiro

  • Monte Carneiro
  • 267 m
  • Primary factor 121 m
  • Faial, Azores
  • Location: North 38.54047, West 028.64405 (GPS on the summit)
  • Difficulty: YDS class 1
  • Climbed: July 20. 2014


How to get there:
This hill is just above the town of Horta. The access road starts at the east side, i.e. from the Horta side. The road runs all the way to the summit.
Route description:
This is a drive up mountain.
Heidi and I went here to check out if this mountain had at least 100 meter of prominence. We checked two possible saddle locations and confirmed that the prominence indeed exceeds 100 meter.