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Ascent of East PEI High Point on 2012-10-10

Climber: Greg Slayden

Other People:Solo Ascent
Only Party on Mountain
Date:Wednesday, October 10, 2012
Ascent Type:Successful Summit Attained
Peak:East PEI High Point
    Location:Canada-Prince Edward Island
    Elevation:129 m / 425 ft

Ascent Trip Report

This is probably the nicest and easiest PEI summit. It has a prominence of 400 feet, respectable in a flat place like PEI. It is located in Queens County, 1.6 miles south of the Kings CoHP off of Route 315 (0.8 miles south of the 315/24 junction). A short, un-gated dirt road (forest on the right, fields to the left) leads shortly up to a radio tower area. I explored into the wooded higher ground to the SW for a minute and soon found the benchmark corresponding to the triangle symbol on the topo map, complete with a small marker sign. Always nice to find one of these. The land near the benchmark was noticeably higher than the nearby tower enclosure.
Summary Total Data
    Elevation Gain:15 m / 50 ft
    Trailhead:114 m / 375 ft
    Quality:3 (on a subjective 1-10 scale)
    Route Conditions:
Road Hike
    Weather:Pleasant, Breezy, Partly Cloudy
GPS Data for Ascent/Trip


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Peaks:  climbed and  unclimbed by Greg Slayden
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