Ascent of Backbone Mountain on 2013-03-27
|Date:||Wednesday, March 27, 2013|
|Ascent Type:||Successful Summit Attained|
| Elevation:||3360 ft / 1024 m|
Ascent Trip ReportHeavy snowfall in the area as I arrived in the area. Accidentally located the wrong trailhead that led to someone's property. 2 mile snowshoe for good exercise I guess! Finally found the correct trailhead. Though it isn't a long hike distance-wise, it was very difficult in regards to the steep incline while snowshoeing on a trail that nobody had been on since about 5ft of snow. Finally made it to the top and was an easy hike back down using the prints I had already made.
|Summary Total Data|
| Quality:||7 (on a subjective 1-10 scale)|
| Route Conditions:||Unmaintained Trail, Snow on Ground|
| Gear Used:||Snowshoes|
| Weather:||Snowing, Cold, Windy, Partly Cloudy|
This page has been served 273 times since 2005-01-15.