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Ascent of Allegheny County High Point #2 on 2010-10-17

Climber: Richard Oestreicher

Date:Sunday, October 17, 2010
Ascent Type:Successful Summit Attained
Peak:Allegheny County High Point #2
    Location:USA-Pennsylvania
    Elevation:1401 ft / 427 m

Ascent Trip Report

This second high point for Allegheny County is listed in the County High Pointers Organization data base that also includes 5 trip reports with directions which is how I found it. I did the first high point the day before. For what it's worth my GPS altimeter reading for the spot near Sardis Pa. in the Northeast corner of Allegheny County was four feet higher than this one, so I suspect that's the true high point but a four foot difference is probably within the range of error of a GPS altimeter.

Nice fall leaves with a view although the view will probably be better once the leaves have fallen.
Summary Total Data
    Elevation Gain:178 ft / 55 m
    Distance:0.5 mi / 0.8 km
    Route Conditions:
Unmaintained Trail
    Weather:beautiful!
Ascent Statistics
    Elevation Gain:178 ft / 55 m
    Distance:0.2 mi / 0.4 km
    Trailhead:1223 ft / 372 m
    Time Up:6 Minutes
Descent Statistics
    Distance:0.2 mi / 0.4 km
    Time Down:5 Minutes



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