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Ascent of Mount Marcy on 2018-09-24

Climber: Christopher Higgins

Others in Party:Nicholas Scaramuzzo
Date:Monday, September 24, 2018
Ascent Type:Successful Summit Attained
Peak:Mount Marcy
    Location:USA-New York
    Elevation:5344 ft / 1628 m
Summary Total Data
    Total Elevation Gain:1787 ft / 544 m
    Total Elevation Loss:4280 ft / 1304 m
    Round-Trip Distance:8.9 mi / 14.4 km
    Route Conditions:
Maintained Trail, Stream Ford, Scramble
    Gear Used:
Tent Camp
Ascent Statistics
    Gain on way in:1401 ft / 427 m
        Gain Breakdown:Net: 652 ft / 198 m; Extra: 749 ft / 228m
    Loss on way in:749 ft / 228 m
    Distance:1.4 mi / 2.2 km
    Start Trailhead:Little Haystack  4692 ft / 1430 m
    Time:2 Hours 9 Minutes
Descent Statistics
    Loss on way out:3531 ft / 1076 m
        Loss Breakdown:Net: 3145 ft / 958 m; Extra: 386 ft / 117m
    Gain on way out:386 ft / 117 m
    Distance:7.6 mi / 12.2 km
    End Trailhead:Adirondack Loj  2199 ft / 670 m
    Time:3 Hours 53 Minutes
Ascent Part of Trip: 23-24 September (1 nights total away from roads)

Complete Trip Sequence:
OrderPeak/PointDateGain
1Gray Peak2018-09-233527 ft / 1075 m
2Mount Skylight2018-09-23586 ft / 179 m
3Mount Haystack2018-09-241759 ft / 536 m
4Little Haystack2018-09-2492 ft / 28 m
5Mount Marcy2018-09-241787 ft / 545 m
Total Trip Gain: 7751 ft / 2363 m    Total Trip Loss: 7750 ft / 2362 m
GPS Data for Ascent/Trip


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Peaks:  climbed and  unclimbed by Christopher Higgins
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