Ascent of Sky Top on 2017-07-13

Climber: Greg Saltsman

Other People:Solo Ascent
Date:Thursday, July 13, 2017
Ascent Type:Successful Summit Attained
Peak:Sky Top
    Location:USA-New York
    Elevation:1520 ft / 463 m

Ascent Trip Report

Took Undercliff Rd to Old Minnewaska Rd to Forest Drive where I picked up the Spring Path next to the Mohonk spring house. Took Spring Path to the Crevice Trail then up to Sky Top Rd to the tower. Had a blast climbing up the Crevice but kind of a tight squeeze with my pack on.
Summary Total Data
    Total Elevation Gain:602 ft / 183 m
    Route Conditions:
Road Hike, Maintained Trail, Scramble
    Gear Used:
Ski Poles
    Weather:Pleasant, Calm, Partly Cloudy
Ascent Statistics
    Gain on way in:602 ft / 183 m
    Distance:4.9 mi / 7.9 km
    Route:see TR
    Start Trailhead:West Trapps parking area  918 ft / 279 m
    Time:2 Hours 19 Minutes
Descent Statistics
Ascent Part of Trip: 2017 Gunks hike

Complete Trip Sequence:
1Sky Top2017-07-13602 ft / 183 m
2Eagle Cliff2017-07-130 ft / 0 m
3The Trapps2017-07-130 ft / 0 m
Total Trip Gain: 602 ft / 183 m

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