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Ascent of Tripod Mountain on 2018-06-27

Climber: Jared Whalen

Date:Wednesday, June 27, 2018
Ascent Type:Successful Summit Attained
    Motorized Transport to Trailhead:Car
Peak:Tripod Mountain
    Location:USA-New York
    Elevation:3297 ft / 1004 m

Ascent Trip Report

Came up from the Hurricane parking area, hitting a ridge on the east side of the peak. Pretty straightforward, and there's a couple nice ledges that look toward Knob Lock and Lake Champlain on the route, which is more than can be said for the summit. Quite a bit of blowdown the whole way, and that combined with the thickish spruce and tree nurseries in parts make this a slow go. No views that I could find from the summit, which is flat and treed.
Overall very similar to its neighbor, Green.
Summary Total Data
    Quality:4 (on a subjective 1-10 scale)
    Route Conditions:
Bushwhack
    Weather:Hot, Calm, Overcast



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