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Ascent of Boston Knob on 2018-08-15

Climber: Mike Stinson

Date:Wednesday, August 15, 2018
Ascent Type:Successful Summit Attained
    Motorized Transport to Trailhead:Car
Peak:Boston Knob
    Location:USA-Virginia
    Elevation:2560 ft / 780 m

Ascent Trip Report

Easy and short walk up a path (obvious but apparently not "official") to the top. Summit appears to be SE of where marked on Peakbagger and is pretty obvious. Summit also appears to be a little higher than 2560'.
Summary Total Data
    Total Elevation Gain:42 ft / 12 m
    Route:SE slope trail
    Trailhead:overlook parking lot  2518 ft / 767 m
    Grade/Class:Class 1
    Quality:2 (on a subjective 1-10 scale)
    Route Conditions:
Unmaintained Trail
    Weather:Pleasant, Calm
Warm, but pleasant for this time of year.
Ascent Part of Trip: Boston Knob plus one (0 nights total away from roads)

Complete Trip Sequence:
OrderPeak/PointDateGain
1Boston Knob2018-08-1542 ft / 13 m
2Peak 26202018-08-15110 ft / 34 m
Total Trip Gain: 152 ft / 47 m    Total Trip Loss: 152 ft / 47 m



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