Ascent of Quirauk Mountain on 2013-06-13

Climber: Jean André Laverdure

Date:Thursday, June 13, 2013
Ascent Type:Successful Summit Attained
    Motorized Transport to Trailhead:Car
Peak:Quirauk Mountain
    Elevation:2140 ft / 652 m

Ascent Trip Report

... expected at 4PM (I'd earlier in the week called the contact number from the County High Point website for the Department of Defense, Strategic Communications), I arrived at Pen Mar High Rock Road's end at about quarter to four and with friendly greeting allowed to walk the remaining short paved distance beyond the guard shack to the summit (sans camera). On the way back down the road, I stopped at High Rock just off the Appalachian Trail which is a popular hang-gliding site with spectacular views. Paved Pen Mar High Rock Road is gated from dusk to 9 AM.
Summary Total Data
    Elevation Gain:15 ft / 5 m
    Elevation Loss:15 ft / 5 m
    Distance:0.3 mi / 0.5 km
    Quality:1 (on a subjective 1-10 scale)
    Route Conditions:
Road Hike
    Weather:Pleasant, Calm, Partly Cloudy
Ascent Statistics
    Elevation Gain:15 ft / 5 m
    Distance:0.2 mi / 0.3 km
    Route:Security Zone
    Trailhead:Pen Mar High Rock Rd  2125 ft / 647 m
    Time Up:9 Minutes
Descent Statistics
    Elevation Loss:15 ft / 5 m
    Distance:0.1 mi / 0.2 km
    Route:Security Zone
    Trailhead:Pen Mar High Rock Rd  2125 ft / 647 m
    Time Down:7 Minutes
GPS Data for Ascent/Trip

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Peaks:  climbed and  unclimbed by Jean André Laverdure
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