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Ascent of Backbone Mountain on 2009-06-24

Climber: Joseph Claghorn

Date:Wednesday, June 24, 2009
Ascent Type:Successful Summit Attained
Peak:Backbone Mountain
    Location:USA-Maryland
    Elevation:3360 ft / 1024 m

Ascent Trip Report

View from the top is rare for an eastern highpoint without an observation tower. Thanks to whoever cut those trees down!
Summary Total Data
    Total Elevation Gain:640 ft / 195 m
    Total Elevation Loss:640 ft / 195 m
    Round-Trip Distance:1.5 mi / 2.4 km
    Quality:2 (on a subjective 1-10 scale)
    Route Conditions:
Maintained Trail
    Weather:Pleasant
Ascent Statistics
    Gain on way in:640 ft / 195 m
    Distance:0.7 mi / 1.2 km
    Route:Backbone Mt Trail
    Start Trailhead:Highway 219  2720 ft / 829 m
Descent Statistics
    Loss on way out:640 ft / 195 m
    Distance:0.7 mi / 1.2 km
    End Trailhead:Highway 219  2720 ft / 829 m



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