Ascent of Long Ridge on 2013-07-27

Climber: Patrick Bergeron

Others in Party:INCH
Date:Saturday, July 27, 2013
Ascent Type:Successful Summit Attained
Peak:Long Ridge
    Elevation:2600 ft / 792 m

Ascent Trip Report

At least two threatening No Trespassing signs dot the area. Summit is on private land. The intrepid hiker first passes through the gate then walks a short distance up the road, at which point he/she encounters a dandy little electric fence and turns around the way he/she came.

Prev segment: Table Mountain
Next segment:Peak 2541
Full trip stats: 23.1mi 6000ft ele gain in 6h25min (3.6mph pace)
Summary Total Data
    Total Elevation Gain:920 ft / 279 m
    Total Elevation Loss:1140 ft / 347 m
    Round-Trip Distance:4.1 mi / 6.6 km
    Grade/Class:Class 1
    Quality:3 (on a subjective 1-10 scale)
    Route Conditions:
Maintained Trail
    Weather:Hot, Breezy, Clear
Ascent Statistics
    Gain on way in:540 ft / 164 m
        Gain Breakdown:Net: 100 ft / 30 m; Extra: 440 ft / 134m
    Loss on way in:440 ft / 134 m
    Distance:2 mi / 3.2 km
    Route:Ridge Trail; Long Ridge Rd; XC
    Start Trailhead:Skyline Boulevard  2500 ft / 762 m
    Time:37 Minutes
Descent Statistics
    Loss on way out:700 ft / 213 m
        Loss Breakdown:Net: 320 ft / 98 m; Extra: 380 ft / 115m
    Gain on way out:380 ft / 115 m
    Distance:2.1 mi / 3.4 km
    Route:Long Ridge Rd
    End Trailhead:Skyline Boulevard (diff location)  2280 ft / 694 m
    Time:32 Minutes
Ascent Part of Trip: INCH.Loop.20130727

Complete Trip Sequence:
1Black Mountain2013-07-27 a900 ft / 274 m
2Table Mountain2013-07-27 b2548 ft / 777 m
3Long Ridge2013-07-27 c920 ft / 280 m
4Peak 25412013-07-27 d461 ft / 141 m
5Borel Hill2013-07-27 e2082 ft / 635 m
Total Trip Gain: 6911 ft / 2107 m    Total Trip Loss: 6911 ft / 2106 m
GPS Data for Ascent/Trip

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Peaks:  climbed and  unclimbed by Patrick Bergeron
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