Ascent of West Borden Mountain on 2013-11-23

Climber: Jean André Laverdure

Date:Saturday, November 23, 2013
Ascent Type:Successful Summit Attained
Peak:West Borden Mountain
    Elevation:2390 ft / 728 m

Ascent Trip Report

A difficult time finding a trail head into woods (missed Brown Rd entrance off Adams Rd, the northern entrance to snowmobile trail), homes about and posted lands, fresh logging roads into woods is land for sale, so once reaching a well used woods road (snowmobile trail) alongside summit doggedly followed it south to its junction with Center Road (a fork appears to join to Rte 116 as well) where trail exited alongside a private home's property. This hike was another bushwack into & thru thick briars to a wooded summit.
Summary Total Data
    Elevation Gain:454 ft / 138 m
    Elevation Loss:454 ft / 138 m
    Distance:6.1 mi / 9.8 km
    Quality:3 (on a subjective 1-10 scale)
    Route Conditions:
Road Hike, Maintained Trail, Unmaintained Trail, Bushwhack
    Weather:Cool, Breezy, Partly Cloudy
Ascent Statistics
    Elevation Gain:379 ft / 116 m
    Distance:1.2 mi / 2 km
    Route:Tote Rds, Wack, Wood Rd & Wack
    Trailhead:Center Road  2011 ft / 612 m
    Time Up:50 Minutes
Descent Statistics
    Elevation Loss:454 ft / 138 m
    Extra Gain:75 ft / 22 m
    Distance:4.9 mi / 7.8 km
    Route:Wack, Wood Rd & Center Rd
    Trailhead:Center Road  2011 ft / 612 m
    Time Down:1 Hours 43 Minutes
GPS Data for Ascent/Trip

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Peaks:  climbed and  unclimbed by Jean André Laverdure
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