Ascent of Huntersfield Mountain on 2012-07-30
|Date:||Monday, July 30, 2012|
|Ascent Type:||Successful Summit Attained|
| Motorized Transport to Trailhead:||Car|
| Location:||USA-New York|
| Elevation:||3423 ft / 1043 m|
Ascent Trip ReportAlternating overcast and sunny day - one of those thunderstorm summer days. It wasn't too warm but I was dripping from the humidity I guess. Nice hike up - not too steep and even level in places. If you want the views, you have to take the yellowloop trail around the summit. There are 2 or 3 viepoints on the loop trail. The shelter is a pretty place to sit and relax. The summit is not far from the intersection of the red trail and yellow loop trail on th eway up, but it is a wooded summit. Took my time and had a nice rest at the shelter. The trip down was really quick.
|Summary Total Data|
| Elevation Gain:||1200 ft / 366 m|
| Distance:||5 mi / 8 km|
| Route:||Long Path|
| Trailhead:||Huntersfield Mtn Rd PA 2223 ft / 677 m|
| Quality:||2 (on a subjective 1-10 scale)|
| Route Conditions:||Maintained Trail|
| Weather:||Hot, Calm, Clear|
| Time Up:||1 Hours 30 Minutes|
| Time Down:||1 Hours 0 Minutes|
|GPS Data for Ascent/Trip|
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