Starts from Hilton Creek Trailhead (N37.4550 W118.7410), with parking just south 325 ft up the road, with toilet + food-storage lockers. First gentle north 700 ft, then up some switchbacks. At the second turn toward the right (N37.4574 W118.7406), leave the hiking trail and go Left (W) onto climber's path. Path soon curves NW up the hill then NNW. After about 0.3 mile into a talus field (friendly). Some cairns and pass under left climbing sector around (N37.4627 W118.7447). Effort +750 vertical ft over 1.2 miles distance. Time typical range 40-60 minutes.