Ascent to Hunter Mountain-lean to in 1974-07

Climber: Richard Oestreicher

Date:July, 1974
Ascent Type:Unsuccessful - Turned Back
Point Reached:Hunter Mountain - lean to
    Location:USA-New York
    Elevation:3650 ft / 1112 m
    Remaining Elevation:390 ft / 119 m (19% left to go)

Ascent Trip Report

Backpacked up steep trail with Pam,my wife, and Cleo, my dog. Camped overnight in lean-to. During the night a porcupine started burrowing around in the remains of our campfire and Cleo attacked it,getting a nose full of porcupine quills.
Summary Total Data
    Elevation Gain:1700 ft / 518 m
    Distance:6 mi / 9.7 km
    Route Conditions:
Maintained Trail
Ascent Statistics
    Elevation Gain:1700 ft / 518 m
    Distance:3 mi / 4.8 km
    Trailhead:1950 ft / 594 m
Descent Statistics
    Distance:3 mi / 4.8 km

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