Ascent of Slide Mountain on 2010-06-11
|Others in Party:||Katie (The Great Explorer)|
|Date:||Friday, June 11, 2010|
|Ascent Type:||Successful Summit Attained|
| Location:||USA-New York|
| Elevation:||4180 ft / 1274 m|
Ascent Trip ReportGreat day for a hike. The Great Explorer and I had a nice breakfast at the Alpine Inn and set out from the trailhead past Winnisook Lake. Bugs were a menace, and we were moving slow due to the rocky trail that was fairly steep. After a mile and a half, The Great Explorer told me to go on without her. I dropped my pack and headed up to the summit. Decent views from before the summit and after (to the north). Not much on the top, except for a concrete pad for the old tower. Didn't see a benchmark or register. Ran down to hook back up with TGE and head out.
|Summary Total Data|
| Elevation Gain:||1708 ft / 521 m|
| Route:||Burroughs Range from the West|
| Trailhead:||State trailhed 2472 ft / 753 m|
| Route Conditions:||Maintained Trail|
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