Ascent of Snowy Mountain on 2011-11-19

Climber: Paul Wentworth

Date:Saturday, November 19, 2011
Ascent Type:Successful Summit Attained
Peak:Snowy Mountain
    Location:USA-New York
    Elevation:3898 ft / 1188 m

Ascent Trip Report

First 2.5 miles or more are easy walk in the woods. the next half mile is pretty steep rocky rooted trail. The final portion to the peak is all talus and scree. On this occasion at least half of the rocks surface was covered in sheets of ice making finding a rough or dry spot to step difficult
Summary Total Data
    Elevation Gain:2100 ft / 640 m
    Quality:9 (on a subjective 1-10 scale)
    Route Conditions:
Maintained Trail, Unmaintained Trail, Stream Ford, Snow on Ground, Scramble, Exposed Scramble
    Gear Used:
Ski Poles
    Weather:Cool, Windy, Partly Cloudy
Ascent Statistics
    Elevation Gain:2100 ft / 640 m
    Distance:3.4 mi / 5.5 km
    Trailhead:Route 30 Trail head  1798 ft / 548 m
    Time Up:3 Hours 
Descent Statistics
    Time Down:2 Hours 30 Minutes

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