Ascent of Mount Skylight on 2013-07-20

Climber: Gabriel C

Other People:Solo Ascent
Date:Saturday, July 20, 2013
Ascent Type:Successful Summit Attained
    Motorized Transport to Trailhead:Car
Peak:Mount Skylight
    Location:USA-New York
    Elevation:4925 ft / 1501 m
Summary Total Data
    Total Elevation Gain:625 ft / 190 m
    Total Elevation Loss:1700 ft / 518 m
    Round-Trip Distance:2.3 mi / 3.7 km
    Quality:7 (on a subjective 1-10 scale)
    Route Conditions:
Maintained Trail
    Weather:Drizzle, Hot, Windy, Low Clouds
Ascent Statistics
    Gain on way in:625 ft / 190 m
    Distance:0.7 mi / 1.2 km
    Route:Feldspar Brook, Mt Skylight trails
    Start Trailhead:Lake Tear of the Clouds outlet  4300 ft / 1310 m
    Time:30 Minutes
Descent Statistics
    Loss on way out:1700 ft / 518 m
    Distance:1.6 mi / 2.5 km
    Route:Mt Skylight, Elk Lake-Marcy trails
    End Trailhead:Panther Gorge lean-to  3225 ft / 982 m
    Time:55 Minutes
Ascent Part of Trip: Adirondacks (july 2013) (2 nights total away from roads)

Complete Trip Sequence:
1Wright Peak2013-07-19 a2473 ft / 754 m
2Algonquin Peak2013-07-19 b1115 ft / 340 m
3Boundary Peak2013-07-19 c129 ft / 39 m
4Iroquois Peak2013-07-19 d163 ft / 50 m
5Boundary Peak2013-07-19 e149 ft / 45 m
6Gray Peak2013-07-20 a2086 ft / 636 m
7Mount Skylight2013-07-20 b625 ft / 191 m
8Mount Haystack2013-07-21 a1736 ft / 529 m
9Little Haystack2013-07-21 b190 ft / 58 m
10Mount Marcy2013-07-21 c1408 ft / 429 m
Total Trip Gain: 10074 ft / 3071 m    Total Trip Loss: 8164 ft / 2487 m
GPS Data for Ascent/Trip

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Peaks:  climbed and  unclimbed by Gabriel C
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