Ascent of Jerimoth Hill on 2015-08-17

Climber: Michael Vecchiarelli

Date:Monday, August 17, 2015
Ascent Type:Successful Summit Attained
    Motorized Transport to Trailhead:Car
Peak:Jerimoth Hill
    Location:USA-Rhode Island
    Elevation:812 ft / 247 m

Ascent Trip Report

On the way home to New Jersey from Boston, I made a detour to nab this high peak.
From Boston I took I-90 West to I-395 South and exited at CT route 101 and proceeded East for about 5.5 miles, crossing into R.I.
Parked right across the street from the trailhead in a dirt parking area on Route 101. Crossed the street and entered at the sign. Hiked all of about 5 minutes to reach the high point. The trail is soft, flat and easy to follow. I Signed the register that is in the ammo box, took some photos and walked out. All in all, about 15 minutes (and I took my time).
Unfortunately, I wasn't hungry so I didn't get to check out the nearby town, I just hit the road.
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Path in from the road (2015-08-17). Photo by Michael Vecchiarelli.
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Summary Total Data
    Total Elevation Gain:8 ft / 2 m
    Round-Trip Distance:0.4 mi / 0.6 km
    Route:Jerimoth Hill trail
    Trailhead:RI 101  804 ft / 245 m
    Route Conditions:
Maintained Trail
    Weather:Hot, Calm, Clear
Ascent Statistics
    Time:5 Minutes
Descent Statistics
    Time:5 Minutes

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