Ascent of Starks Knob on 2015-04-13
|Date:||Monday, April 13, 2015|
|Ascent Type:||Successful Summit Attained|
| Location:||USA-New York|
| Elevation:||210 ft / 64 m|
Ascent Trip ReportA short, steep climb to a narrow ridge of awesome views out to the Greens with the Hudson River stretching away below.
This time, I followed overgrown path rising up from quarry bottom and climbed turning back from a short, steep rock step, back to another path / wac slabbing around to the knob's south side and its main trail up clear to summit.
|Summary Total Data|
| Total Elevation Gain:||85 ft / 25 m|
| Total Elevation Loss:||85 ft / 25 m|
| Round-Trip Distance:||0.5 mi / 0.8 km|
| Route Conditions:||Road Hike, Maintained Trail, Open Country|
| Weather:||Pleasant, Calm, Partly Cloudy|
| Gain on way in:||85 ft / 25 m|
| Distance:||0.3 mi / 0.5 km|
| Route:||Starks Knob Rd, Quarry Tr & Starks Knob Tr|
| Start Trailhead:||Starks Knob Road 125 ft / 38 m|
| Time:||26 Minutes|
| Loss on way out:||85 ft / 25 m|
| Distance:||0.2 mi / 0.3 km|
| Route:||Starks Knob Tr & Starks Knob Rd|
| End Trailhead:||Starks Knob Road 125 ft / 38 m|
| Time:||9 Minutes|
|GPS Data for Ascent/Trip|
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Peaks: climbed and unclimbed by Jean André Laverdure
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