Ascent of Dry Hill on 2015-04-23

Climber: Jean André Laverdure

Date:Thursday, April 23, 2015
Ascent Type:Successful Summit Attained
Peak:Dry Hill
    Elevation:1740 ft / 530 m

Ascent Trip Report

Well blazed trails reach to Dry Hill's white granite ledge with a relaxing southwest lookout and rock climbing signs (piton), morning's brief snow flakes becoming a flurry which covers both ground and me on my bushwhack thru laurel thickets, East Peak when not gnarly is slopes of broken rock with limited northwest views from peak, snow mostly wet melt by my descent back out to trail.
Summary Total Data
    Total Elevation Gain:570 ft / 173 m
    Total Elevation Loss:570 ft / 173 m
    Round-Trip Distance:3.8 mi / 6.1 km
    Route Conditions:
Road Hike, Maintained Trail, Unmaintained Trail, Bushwhack
    Weather:Snowing, Cool, Breezy, Partly Cloudy
Ascent Statistics
    Gain on way in:260 ft / 79 m
        Gain Breakdown:Net: 240 ft / 73 m; Extra: 20 ft / 6m
    Loss on way in:20 ft / 6 m
    Distance:1.4 mi / 2.2 km
    Route:Blue Loop Tr & White Summit Tr
    Start Trailhead:Old North Road  1500 ft / 457 m
    Time:43 Minutes
Descent Statistics
    Loss on way out:550 ft / 167 m
        Loss Breakdown:Net: 240 ft / 73 m; Extra: 310 ft / 94m
    Gain on way out:310 ft / 94 m
    Distance:2.4 mi / 3.9 km
    Route:White Summit Tr, Wack, White Summit Tr & Blue Loop
    End Trailhead:Old North Road  1500 ft / 457 m
    Time:2 Hours 4 Minutes
Ascent Part of Trip: Dry Hill

Complete Trip Sequence:
1Dry Hill2015-04-23 b570 ft / 174 m
2Dry Hill East Peak2015-04-23 c 
Total Trip Gain: 570 ft / 174 m    Total Trip Loss: 570 ft / 174 m
GPS Data for Ascent/Trip

 GPS Waypoints - Hover or click to see name and lat/long
Peaks:  climbed and  unclimbed by Jean André Laverdure
Click Here for a Full Screen Map
Note: GPS Tracks may not be accurate, and may not show the best route. Do not follow this route blindly. Conditions change frequently. Use of a GPS unit in the outdoors, even with a pre-loaded track, is no substitute for experience and good judgment. accepts NO responsibility or liability from use of this data.

Download this GPS track as a GPX file

This page has been served 157 times since 2005-01-15.

Copyright © 1987-2021 by All Rights Reserved. Questions/Comments/Corrections? See the Contact Page Terms of Service