Ascent of West Kill Mountain on 2010-09-15
|Date:||Wednesday, September 15, 2010|
|Ascent Type:||Successful Summit Attained|
|Peak:||West Kill Mountain|
| Location:||USA-New York|
| Elevation:||3880 ft / 1182 m|
Ascent Trip ReportParked in third PA on Spruceton Road - got out of the car and it was as cold as a witch's elbow! Put the fleece on since the first mile or so wasfairly easy - then took it off for the climb and back on again at the top. The cave looked cozy and the spring was running on low. When the sun was out (between the clouds) it was great. Good views from Buck Ridge Lookout.
|Summary Total Data|
| Elevation Gain:||1780 ft / 542 m|
| Distance:||6.4 mi / 10.3 km|
| Route:||Diamond Notch + Devil's Path|
| Trailhead:||Spruceton Road 2100 ft / 640 m|
| Quality:||4 (on a subjective 1-10 scale)|
| Route Conditions:||Maintained Trail|
| Weather:||Cool, Breezy, Partly Cloudy|
Quite cool (~45 with wind chill) at the summit.
| Time Up:||2 Hours 23 Minutes|
| Time Down:||1 Hours 43 Minutes|
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