Ascent of Beebe Hill on 2019-11-02
|Date:||Saturday, November 2, 2019|
|Ascent Type:||Successful Summit Attained|
| Location:||USA-New York|
| Elevation:||1762 ft / 537 m|
Ascent Trip Report2011-05-21
Jog up nicely graded road to all-around open Fire Tower views, then short detour along Red Trail to Lean-to then back to TH.
Beebe Hill 1.42 miles / 0:57 hours
Turkey Hill 3.15 / 2:05
TH 3.96 / 2:40
The on-line MTB (Mountain Bike) Project boasts that "In the first five years, Beebe Hill has seen an eruption of well-built trails. The area has gone from 2.0 miles to 20.0 miles in that short time and is quickly becoming a destination" which Bob A. and I can attest to as parking for us, on a beautiful fall least of foliage day, was a last slot in one of two large lots to either side of County Route 5 with many mountain bikers (hikers fewer climbing to Fire Tower) all about swiftly running trails, and smaller side trails some in large groups with even one solitary biker making his way back to Harvey Mountain's parking area along a now, some of it leaf cleared, well built main line Red Trail.
A colder day and not as many hikers or bikers here today, tho a still well blazed loop!
|Summary Total Data|
| Total Elevation Gain:||512 ft / 155 m|
| Total Elevation Loss:||512 ft / 155 m|
| Round-Trip Distance:||3.2 mi / 5.2 km|
| Route Conditions:||Road Hike, Maintained Trail|
| Weather:||Cold, Breezy, Partly Cloudy|
| Gain on way in:||422 ft / 128 m|
| Gain Breakdown:||Net: 302 ft / 92 m; Extra: 120 ft / 36m|
| Loss on way in:||120 ft / 36 m|
| Distance:||1.8 mi / 2.9 km|
| Route:||Fog Hill Rd, Blue Tr & Red Tr|
| Start Trailhead:||Fog Hill Road 1460 ft / 445 m|
| Time:||1 Hours 6 Minutes|
| Loss on way out:||392 ft / 119 m|
| Loss Breakdown:||Net: 302 ft / 92 m; Extra: 90 ft / 27m|
| Gain on way out:||90 ft / 27 m|
| Distance:||1.4 mi / 2.3 km|
| Route:||Red Tr, Tower Rd & Beebe Forest Rd |
| End Trailhead:||Fog Hill Road 1460 ft / 445 m|
| Time:||39 Minutes|
|GPS Data for Ascent/Trip|
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