Ascent of Harned Benchark on 2016-02-20

Climber: Richard Oestreicher

Other People:Solo Ascent
Only Party on Mountain
Date:Saturday, February 20, 2016
Ascent Type:Successful Summit Attained
Peak:Harned Benchark
    Location:USA-West Virginia
    Elevation:2306 ft / 702 m

Ascent Trip Report

I took Co 26-18 off 26 south from Bruceton Mills. It winds around and I guessed at a couple of intersections using my GPS heading for a guide. Hopped a fence, crossed a field and then bushwhack. Thorns and underbrush not bad this time of year, but might be thick by spring.
Summary Total Data
    Total Elevation Gain:226 ft / 68 m
    Round-Trip Distance:0.8 mi / 1.3 km
    Route Conditions:
Bushwhack, Snow on Ground
    Weather:Pleasant, Clear
Ascent Statistics
    Gain on way in:226 ft / 68 m
    Distance:0.4 mi / 0.6 km
    Start Trailhead:Beech Run Rd.  2080 ft / 633 m
    Time:13 Minutes
Descent Statistics
    Distance:0.4 mi / 0.6 km
    Time:11 Minutes

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