Ascent of Mount Sherrill on 2008-10-11
|Date:||Saturday, October 11, 2008|
|Ascent Type:||Successful Summit Attained|
| Location:||USA-New York|
| Elevation:||3540 ft / 1078 m|
Ascent Trip ReportStarted at the Spruceton Rd. terminus of the Devil's Path at 7:30. Follwed the Devil's Path into Mink Hollow then bushwhacked up the east face of North Dome; reached the summit around 9:30. I found the 3500 Club canister without too much difficulty, then took a bearing to the summit of Mount Sherrill. Reached the summit of Mount Sherrill around 11:15 and had to look around a bit for the canister. Followed Bennett Brook down to the West Kill and hiked back to the terminus of the Devil's Path along Spruceton Road.
The weather was absolutely perfect - not a cloud in the sky. The leaves were at their peak... possibly the most beautiful day I have spent in the Catskills.
|Summary Total Data|
| Round-Trip Distance:||6 mi / 9.7 km|
| Route Conditions:||Road Hike, Maintained Trail, Bushwhack, Stream Ford|
| Weather:||Pleasant, Calm, Clear|
|Ascent Part of Trip: North Dome/Sherrill|
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