Ascent of Lone Mountain on 2014-12-14

Climber: Cynthia Chan

Others in Party:HVH (12): led by Polly & Jay
with VIvien Eng
Date:Sunday, December 14, 2014
Ascent Type:Successful Summit Attained
Peak:Lone Mountain
    Location:USA-New York
    Elevation:3721 ft / 1134 m

Ascent Trip Report

Nice weather for hiking: 30's, not windy, sunny, packed snow
Start - 8:40am
Summit Lone - 12:40pm
Summit Rocky - 2:40pm
Finish - 5:40pm

With Hudson Valley Hikers (HVH) - 15 to start, broke up into 2 groups (group of 12 led by Polly & Jay). Microspikes (1 broke after summiting Lone); headlamps needed once reached trail to parking lot. Butt slides down Lone to Rocky. Crawl on hands and feet to get under branches. Stomach roll to get over logs. Many stream crossings - wet feet
Summary Total Data
    Route Conditions:
Bushwhack, Snow on Ground
    Gear Used:
    Weather:Cold, Calm, Clear
Ascent Part of Trip: Lone & Rocky

Complete Trip Sequence:
1Lone Mountain2014-12-14 
2Rocky Mountain2014-12-14 

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