Ascent of Blackhead on 2010-03-20
|Date:||Saturday, March 20, 2010|
|Ascent Type:||Successful Summit Attained|
| Location:||USA-New York|
| Elevation:||3940 ft / 1200 m|
Ascent Trip ReportMost of the Catskills had no snow on most of the mountain but not Blackhead. It still had 3-5 feet of snow. Under prepared with no snowshoes in soft deep snow. It was a hot day so going up we didn't break through until higher up but coming down unfortunately we postholed a lot. Next day rented snowshoes for a few ranges south and most of the trail they were unnecessary.
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| Route Conditions:||Maintained Trail, Snow on Ground|
| Gear Used:||Ski Poles|
| Weather:||Pleasant, Calm, Clear|
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