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Ascent of Limekiln Cobble on 2015-02-11

Climber: Jean André Laverdure

Date:Wednesday, February 11, 2015
Ascent Type:Successful Summit Attained
Peak:Limekiln Cobble
    Location:USA-Massachusetts
    Elevation:259 m / 852 ft

Ascent Trip Report

Group exploration for future maintenance of an Appalachian Trail Section, enjoying the day taking turns breaking a trail across deep snow.

2016-04-09
AMC Mohawk-Hudson Chapter Trail Maintenance Crew of six maintainers walking, clearing trail.

2016-06-25
AMC Mohawk-Hudson Chapter Trail Maintenance Crew of four maintainers, plus 2 from the Berkshire Chapter brush clearing from fallow corn field back to fence line, just north beyond Shay's Rebellion Monument.

2016-10-18
AMC Mohawk-Hudson Chapter Trail Maintenance Crew of five maintainers, plus 2 from the Berkshire Chapter again clearing heavier brush from fallow corn field back to fence line, just north beyond Shay's Rebellion Monument.

2017-04-26
AMC Mohawk-Hudson Chapter Survey Crew of three finding our AT Section in great shape with very little work on our part.
Summary Total Data
    Elevation Gain:60 m / 202 ft
    Elevation Loss:56 m / 188 ft
    Distance:5.3 km / 3.3 mi
    Route Conditions:
Road Hike, Maintained Trail, Snow on Ground
    Gear Used:
Ski Poles, Snowshoes
    Weather:Cold, Calm, Clear
Ascent Statistics
    Elevation Gain:56 m / 187 ft
    Extra Loss:4 m / 15 ft
    Distance:1.1 km / 0.7 mi
    Route:Appalachian Trail
    Trailhead:Sheffield-Eggremont Rd  207 m / 680 ft
    Time Up:50 Minutes
Descent Statistics
    Elevation Loss:52 m / 173 ft
    Extra Gain:4 m / 15 ft
    Distance:4.2 km / 2.6 mi
    Route:Appalachian Trail
    Trailhead:Kellogg Rd  211 m / 694 ft
    Time Down:2 Hours 35 Minutes
GPS Data for Ascent/Trip


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Peaks:  climbed and  unclimbed by Jean André Laverdure
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