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Ascent of Pine Hill on 2017-07-11

Climber: Jean André Laverdure

Date:Tuesday, July 11, 2017
Ascent Type:Successful Summit Attained
Peak:Pine Hill
    Location:USA-Massachusetts
    Elevation:306 ft / 93 m

Ascent Trip Report

After arranging my visit with SFC Charles LaFlame of Plans & Training at Camp Edwards (508-968-5691), I was met by gate guards and SFC LaFlame at the main gate at 1PM and followed him, his vehicle leading to our roadside parking. A short walk up to the highpoint and benchmark was followed by his suggestion to walk back across the road to (an alternate county highpoint candidate and former Mobile Radar Station) Wheelock Hill with its outstanding, distant views across Buzzard's Bay, a just barely seen view today. Kudos to SFC LaFlame for his duty, help and support.
Summary Total Data
    Elevation Gain:21 ft / 7 m
    Elevation Loss:21 ft / 7 m
    Distance:0.3 mi / 0.5 km
    Route Conditions:
Unmaintained Trail
    Weather:Pleasant, Breezy, Partly Cloudy
Ascent Statistics
    Elevation Gain:21 ft / 7 m
    Distance:0.1 mi / 0.1 km
    Route:Service Rd
    Trailhead:Frank Perkins Road  285 ft / 86 m
    Time Up:3 Minutes
Descent Statistics
    Elevation Loss:21 ft / 7 m
    Distance:0.2 mi / 0.4 km
    Route:Service Rds
    Trailhead:Frank Perkins Road  285 ft / 86 m
    Time Down:34 Minutes
Ascent Part of Trip: Pine Hill

Complete Trip Sequence:
OrderPeak/PointDate
1Middleboro town hall fire tower2017-07-11 a
2Pine Hill2017-07-11 b
3Wheelock Hill2017-07-11 c
4Mount Perry2017-07-11 d
5Signal Hill2017-07-11 e
6Tarkiln Hill2017-07-11 f



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