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Ascent of Deadtop of Mount Tom on 2015-08-27

Climber: Christopher Bascomb

Others in Party:Miles & Macy
Date:Thursday, August 27, 2015
Ascent Type:Successful Summit Attained
Peak:Deadtop of Mount Tom
    Location:USA-Massachusetts
    Elevation:1110 ft / 338 m

Ascent Trip Report

Excellent views to the west of Easthampton, Southampton, and Montgomery when you walk the ridge between Mt Tom and Deadtop. Not much at deadtop, more interesting if you make you way to the top of the old ski area.
Summary Total Data
    Total Elevation Loss:190 ft / 57 m
    Round-Trip Distance:1.5 mi / 2.4 km
    Quality:3 (on a subjective 1-10 scale)
    Route Conditions:
Maintained Trail, Scramble
    Gear Used:
Ski Poles, Animal/Pet
Descent (To Destination) Statistics
    Loss on way in:90 ft / 27 m
    Distance:0.8 mi / 1.3 km
    Route:M&M Trail
    Start Trailhead:Mount Tom Summit  1200 ft / 365 m
Descent Statistics
    Loss on way out:100 ft / 30 m
    Distance:0.7 mi / 1.1 km
    Route:M&M Trail
    End Trailhead:Whiting Peak  1010 ft / 307 m
Ascent Part of Trip: Mount Tom state reservation peaks

Complete Trip Sequence:
OrderPeak/PointDateGain
1Mount Tom2015-08-27 a642 ft / 196 m
2Deadtop of Mount Tom2015-08-27 b0 ft / 0 m
3Whiting Peak2015-08-27 c0 ft / 0 m
4Goat Peak2015-08-27 d10 ft / 3 m
5Dry Knoll2015-08-27 e10 ft / 3 m
6Mount Nonotuck2015-08-27 f0 ft / 0 m
Total Trip Gain: 662 ft / 202 m    Total Trip Loss: 1373 ft / 418 m
GPS Data for Ascent/Trip


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Peaks:  climbed and  unclimbed by Christopher Bascomb
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