Ascent of Birch Hill on 2012-03-22

Climber: Jean André Laverdure

Date:Thursday, March 22, 2012
Ascent Type:Successful Summit Attained
Peak:Birch Hill
    Elevation:1621 ft / 494 m

Ascent Trip Report

Birch Hill stands among a weave of ski and foot trails in open fields and woods and from Rte 2 easily reached, never left trail system except for a short 65 yard bushwack to summit.
Summary Total Data
    Elevation Gain:71 ft / 22 m
    Elevation Loss:51 ft / 16 m
    Distance:2.9 mi / 4.7 km
    Quality:3 (on a subjective 1-10 scale)
    Route Conditions:
Maintained Trail, Bushwhack
    Weather:Pleasant, Calm, Clear
Ascent Statistics
    Elevation Gain:71 ft / 22 m
    Distance:1.5 mi / 2.3 km
    Route:Sarah Tenney Tr, Ridge Tr, & Bushwack
    Trailhead:Rte 2 TH  1550 ft / 472 m
    Time Up:31 Minutes
Descent Statistics
    Elevation Loss:51 ft / 16 m
    Distance:1.5 mi / 2.3 km
    Route:Bushwack, Ridge Tr & Sarah Tenney Tr
    Trailhead:Rte 2 TH  1570 ft / 478 m
    Time Down:25 Minutes

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