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Ascent of East Kennebago Mountain on 2018-06-23

Climber: David Darby

Others in Party:Dan Mckee
----Only Party on Mountain
Date:Saturday, June 23, 2018
Ascent Type:Successful Summit Attained
    Motorized Transport to Trailhead:Car
Peak:East Kennebago Mountain
    Location:USA-Maine
    Elevation:3791 ft / 1155 m

Ascent Trip Report

After a long day of hiking (Boundary, White Cap, Kennebago Divide, Snow) Dan and I grabbed dinner (and a beer) at the Lone Wolf Inn in Eustis. After dinner, I offered to drive Dan up to the trailhead so he would know where to go tomorrow while I hiked Saddleback & The Horn. We got to the trailhead and realized there was still enough daylight to go for it - so we did.

19:15 - Depart car onto the snowmobile track/old logging road. The road/trail is easy to follow at a gradual grade. Follow it until you come to the cairn marking the beginning of the trail (on the left).
19:55 - Summit. We are racing daylight so we head down quickly
20:20 - Back at the car. 1:05 round trip - pretty good for 2.5 miles.
Summary Total Data
    Total Elevation Gain:1248 ft / 380 m
    Round-Trip Distance:2.4 mi / 3.9 km
    Route:Trails + Flagged bushwhack
    Trailhead:End of dirt road  2543 ft / 775 m
    Route Conditions:
Maintained Trail, Unmaintained Trail, Bushwhack
    Weather:Pleasant, Calm, Partly Cloudy
Nice day, no bugs
Ascent Statistics
    Time:40 Minutes
Descent Statistics
    Time:25 Minutes
GPS Data for Ascent/Trip


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Peaks:  climbed and  unclimbed by David Darby
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