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Ascent of Miles Mountain on 2016-09-15

Climber: Jean André Laverdure

Date:Thursday, September 15, 2016
Ascent Type:Successful Summit Attained
Peak:Miles Mountain
    Location:USA-Connecticut
    Elevation:1181 ft / 359 m

Ascent Trip Report

A pleasant open woods bushwhack, after my two earlier in the day wacs along the Mt Riga Rd, Hurlburts Hill with seating offers marvelous views northward up the Housatonic River Valley before my short wac reaching to Miles Mtn and back while on the return the twin rocky knolls of Bartholemeus Cobble are a wonder of rugged hundred-foot-high bedrock outcropping.

Hurlburts Hill 0.89 miles / 0:21 hours
Miles Mtn 1.21 / 0:34
Bartholemeus Cobble 2.25 / 1:01
TH 2.96 / 1:27
Summary Total Data
    Total Elevation Gain:621 ft / 188 m
    Total Elevation Loss:621 ft / 189 m
    Round-Trip Distance:3 mi / 4.8 km
    Route Conditions:
Maintained Trail, Unmaintained Trail, Open Country, Bushwhack
    Gear Used:
Ski Poles
    Weather:Pleasant, Calm, Clear
Ascent Statistics
    Gain on way in:521 ft / 158 m
        Gain Breakdown:Net: 511 ft / 155 m; Extra: 10 ft / 3m
    Loss on way in:10 ft / 3 m
    Distance:1.2 mi / 1.9 km
    Route:Borland Tr, Boulder Tr, Tractor Path (TP) & Wac
    Start Trailhead:Cooper Hill Rd  670 ft / 204 m
    Time:34 Minutes
Descent Statistics
    Loss on way out:611 ft / 186 m
        Loss Breakdown:Net: 511 ft / 155 m; Extra: 100 ft / 30m
    Gain on way out:100 ft / 30 m
    Distance:1.7 mi / 2.8 km
    Route:Wac, TP, Knoll Tr, Visitor Center & Borland Tr
    End Trailhead:Cooper Hill Rd  670 ft / 204 m
    Time:53 Minutes
Ascent Part of Trip: Miles Mtn

Complete Trip Sequence:
OrderPeak/PointDateGain
1Hurlburt’s Hill2016-09-15 d 
2Miles Mountain2016-09-15 e621 ft / 189 m
3Bartholemues Cobble2016-09-15 f 
Total Trip Gain: 621 ft / 189 m    Total Trip Loss: 621 ft / 189 m
GPS Data for Ascent/Trip


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Peaks:  climbed and  unclimbed by Jean André Laverdure
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