Ascent of Mont Trelod on 2006-08-22

Climber: Rob Woodall

Others in Party:None
Date:Tuesday, August 22, 2006
Ascent Type:Successful Summit Attained
Peak:Mont Trelod
    Elevation:2181 m / 7156 ft

Ascent Trip Report

Mont Trelod, 2181m, P686m

Map: 1:25k: 3432OT

Stats: 1000mH, 8km

Time: 22 Aug 06, ascent 2h, descent 1:25

Start: from NW, car park at Les Cornes, 4km N of Doucy-en-Bauges

Route: mapped track well defined all the way to summit

Difficulties: summit rocks a little slippery early morning.

Trig point: concentric-ringed rivet in 15cm limestone block (outcrop?) with IGN plaque on side, under small “witches hat” shelter.

Notes: Big complex hill, impressive architecture, fine rocky summit. Trail shoes ideal. Views partially obscured by cloud. Nutcracker heard; 1 Chamois by path at 2060m, by path. Several parties encountered; 12 cars parked.
Summary Total Data
    Elevation Gain:1018 m / 3338 ft
    Extra Gain:20 m / 66 ft
    Distance:8 km / 5 mi
    Route:path from Les Cornes
    Trailhead:car park at Les Cornes, 4km N of Doucy-en-Bauges  1203 m / 3950 ft
    Grade/Class:YDS 2
    Route Conditions:
Unmaintained Trail
    Weather:Pleasant, Breezy, Partly Cloudy
Ascent Statistics
    Time Up:2 Hours 
Descent Statistics
    Time Down:1 Hours 25 Minutes

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