Ascent of Blue Mountain-Northampton County High Point on 2012-09-27

Climber: Jean André Laverdure

Date:Thursday, September 27, 2012
Ascent Type:Successful Summit Attained
Peak:Blue Mountain-Northampton County High Point
    Elevation:1695 ft / 516 m

Ascent Trip Report

Wow what a rocky route, a perfect place to snowshoe over buried ankle twisting trail. The service road going southeast from the Appalachian Trail (B2) intersects a Blue (B3) & White Trail system of junctions & trails that with the road provides for a loop up and around to the summit.
Summary Total Data
    Total Elevation Gain:733 ft / 223 m
    Total Elevation Loss:733 ft / 223 m
    Round-Trip Distance:6 mi / 9.7 km
    Quality:6 (on a subjective 1-10 scale)
    Route Conditions:
Road Hike, Maintained Trail, Unmaintained Trail, Bushwhack
    Gear Used:
Ski Poles
    Weather:Drizzle, Pleasant, Calm, Overcast
Ascent Statistics
    Gain on way in:733 ft / 223 m
    Distance:3.1 mi / 5 km
    Route:Appalachian Tr, Service Rd, Blue Tr & White Tr
    Start Trailhead:Broadway   962 ft / 293 m
    Time:1 Hours 47 Minutes
Descent Statistics
    Loss on way out:733 ft / 223 m
    Distance:2.9 mi / 4.7 km
    Route:Service Rd & Appalachian Trail
    End Trailhead:Broadway   962 ft / 293 m
    Time:1 Hours 35 Minutes
GPS Data for Ascent/Trip

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Peaks:  climbed and  unclimbed by Jean André Laverdure
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