posted on Mar, 16 2009 @ 03:38 PM
The iphone is GSM. It might work at Mt. Diablo, but I think it won't. I have GSM, and it dropped out about half way done the road to the base. I
don't recall trying to use it on Diablo.
I made this GSM overlay for google earth:
Sorry about the grain, but everything was pretty far away.
To get to Mt. Diabo, you can park next to it and do a short hike, or carefully take a road to the top. This road does not cross the border. I was met
by DOE security while on Mt. Diablo and the guy couldn't have been nicer. USAF security (perhaps a contractor) was another story. No contact, but the
guy went around writing down license plate numbers. The DOE guard, being nice, got our names, which we freely volunteered.
Here is the KMZ of the route
If you have a GPS (and you should have one), here is the GPX file.
Mt Diablo GPX
I think the forum is going to make it hard to download that GPX.
As a last resort, try this:
You need to do a save-as to get the file into your GPS.