Ascent of Hunter Mountain on 2012-01-01
|Other People:||Solo Ascent|
|Date:||Sunday, January 1, 2012|
|Ascent Type:||Successful Summit Attained|
| Location:||USA-New York|
| Elevation:||4040 ft / 1231 m|
Ascent Trip ReportKeeping up my tradition of climbing a Catskill 3500 peak on New Years Day, I headed up to Hunter Mountain. Started on the Becker Hollow Trail around noon. Hit the snow about 3000 feet. Had to put on the crampons a few hundred feet above that. Fun climbing on ice and snow, a great way to open up 2012. Took a few photos on top, but didn't want to linger too long, had to get to lunch. Great hike!
|Summary Total Data|
| Elevation Gain:||2200 ft / 671 m|
| Distance:||4.8 mi / 7.7 km|
| Route:||Becker Hollow Trail|
| Trailhead:||Becker Hollow Trailhead 1840 ft / 560 m|
| Route Conditions:||Maintained Trail, Stream Ford, Snow on Ground|
| Gear Used:||Crampons|
| Time Up:||1 Hours 30 Minutes|
| Time Down:||1 Hours 10 Minutes|
|GPS Data for Ascent/Trip|
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