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Ascent of Cunningham Mountain on 2014-06-18

Climber: Jean André Laverdure

Date:Wednesday, June 18, 2014
Ascent Type:Successful Summit Attained
Peak:Cunningham Mountain
    Location:USA-Maine
    Elevation:820 ft / 249 m

Ascent Trip Report

Hiking in a slight drizzle, reached wooded summit to a brief moment of sunlight (clouds clearing away with the later day's advance), started into woods between 1383 Gore Rd and Glidden Cemetery at Ben L's wire blocked (posted) road going up past active bee hives, blueberry fields and an hunting camp to a trail junction at a last field and summit's Northwest Slope with open view to Sheepscot Pond; a short wacking weave led past a rock pile (cairn) and seeming highpoint beyond to PB coordinates, descending back to NW Slope and Pond view followed field road straight down onto an official snowmobile trail again reaching Gore Rd, looping along it then back to convenient trail head parking between wood roads (trails).
Summary Total Data
    Elevation Gain:410 ft / 124 m
    Elevation Loss:410 ft / 124 m
    Distance:2.4 mi / 3.9 km
    Quality:2 (on a subjective 1-10 scale)
    Route Conditions:
Road Hike, Maintained Trail, Unmaintained Trail, Bushwhack
    Weather:Drizzle, Pleasant, Calm, Overcast
Ascent Statistics
    Elevation Gain:350 ft / 106 m
    Extra Loss:10 ft / 3 m
    Distance:1.4 mi / 2.2 km
    Route:Gore Rd, Logging Rd, Field Path & Bushwack
    Trailhead: Gore Rd   480 ft / 146 m
    Time Up:38 Minutes
Descent Statistics
    Elevation Loss:400 ft / 121 m
    Extra Gain:60 ft / 18 m
    Distance:1.1 mi / 1.7 km
    Route:Bushwack, Field Path, Woods Rd & Gore Rd
    Trailhead:Gore Rd   480 ft / 146 m
    Time Down:28 Minutes
Ascent Part of Trip: Cunningham Mtn

Complete Trip Sequence:
OrderPeak/PointDate
1Cunningham Mountain-Northwest Slope2014-06-18 a
2Cunningham Mountain2014-06-18 b
GPS Data for Ascent/Trip


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Peaks:  climbed and  unclimbed by Jean André Laverdure
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