Ascent of Windham High Peak on 2010-03-16

Climber: Lynn Groves

Others in Party:Dave Lussier
Date:Tuesday, March 16, 2010
Ascent Type:Successful Summit Attained
    Motorized Transport to Trailhead:Car
Peak:Windham High Peak
    Location:USA-New York
    Elevation:3524 ft / 1074 m

Ascent Trip Report

1030 Parked car at Peck Rd. & began snowshoeing
Took Elm Ridge Trail (yellow blazes) to Long Path (blue blazes) to summit
1230 Arrived at summit (long ridge) in between two spectacular viewpoints
1230-1300 Lunch
Saw bald eagle soaring below us
Found ruffed grouse tracks & raven tracks in the snow
Headed back to car, taking our time. Took many photos along the way.
Trail blazes were sometimes only a few inches above the level of the snow!
Back at car by 1600
Summary Total Data
    Elevation Gain:1500 ft / 458 m
    Route Conditions:
Maintained Trail, Snow on Ground
    Gear Used:
Ski Poles, Snowshoes
    Weather:Cool, Calm, Clear
Ascent Statistics
    Elevation Gain:1500 ft / 458 m
    Trailhead:2024 ft / 616 m
Descent Statistics

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