Highest peak in the Calico Hills “proper”. Mostly white sandstone – except for its summit cap which is red sandstone (and not so easy to get up on top of).
Also called “Turtlehead Junior”.
Rec Cap on MountainProject.com
Red Cap / Turtlehead Junior on SummitPost.org
(print) detailed description in Courtney Purcell guidebook page 70.
(print) description with photos + GPS in Branch Whitney book pages 69-73.
Getting There: Most quickly reached from the Sandstone Quarry parking on the Red Rock Scenic Loop road]. … (but there’s no easy way to its top, or even to near its top). … (See the North Gully route
Significantly longer and more uphill from parking in the Calico Basin area.