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Ascent of Iron Hill on 2015-10-03

Climber: PJ Anderer

Date:Saturday, October 3, 2015
Ascent Type:Successful Summit Attained
    Motorized Transport to Trailhead:Car
Peak:Iron Hill
    Location:USA-Delaware
    Elevation:340 ft / 103 m

Ascent Trip Report

Started at elkton at the lowest elevation that didn't require lots more running. Old baltimore pike had a decent shoulder and the traffic wasn't so bad. Hill out of elkton was decent and then nothing until turning on iron hill rd. steep climb up to the tower at the top of the hill through the development. Ran around to the back of the fence and then up a bunch of piles of dirt that didn't seem natural. On the run back down the hill the view to the south was nice. First time I could appreciate the prominence.
Summary Total Data
    Total Elevation Gain:332 ft / 101 m
    Round-Trip Distance:10 mi / 16.1 km
    Route:Old baltimore pike
    Trailhead:Elkton, md  8 ft / 2 m
    Quality:2 (on a subjective 1-10 scale)
    Route Conditions:
Road Hike
Ascent Statistics
    Time:42 Minutes
Descent Statistics
    Time:40 Minutes



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