Ascent of Mount Frissell-South Slope on 2015-07-18

Climber: Walter Blume

Others in Party:Judy Jacob
----Only Party on Mountain
Date:Saturday, July 18, 2015
Ascent Type:Successful Summit Attained
    Motorized Transport to Trailhead:Car
Peak:Mount Frissell-South Slope
    Elevation:2372 ft / 722 m

Ascent Trip Report

Had a little trouble finding the trailhead for this one. There was no sign at the place I started. Since we weren't certain we were on actual trail (I was using trails marked on an older topo map) we took a faint trail that connected to another trail that eventually led to the cairn and sign marking the highpoint. Humid day. At the trailhead there was a guy with a dog skateboarding on the dirt road (the dog was skateboarding!). Great picnic lunch, then went on to the actual summit, and on the return hike took a slightly different route that actually came to some trail signage.
Summary Total Data
    Quality:4 (on a subjective 1-10 scale)
    Route Conditions:
Maintained Trail, Unmaintained Trail
    Weather:Pleasant, Calm, Partly Cloudy
Ascent Part of Trip: Frissell (0 nights total away from roads)

Complete Trip Sequence:
1CT-MA-NY Tri-Point2015-07-18 
2Mount Frissell-South Slope2015-07-18 
3Mount Frissell2015-07-18 
GPS Data for Ascent/Trip

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Peaks:  climbed and  unclimbed by Walter Blume
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