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Ascent of Beaver County High Point #2 on 2010-10-23

Climber: Richard Oestreicher

Date:Saturday, October 23, 2010
Ascent Type:Successful Summit Attained
Peak:Beaver County High Point #2
    Location:USA-Pennsylvania
    Elevation:1380 ft / 420 m

Ascent Trip Report

I parked on US 30 next to a small gas station just east of the West Virginia state line and headed across the road and bushwacked upward. I found it rough going with lots of brambles and other high weeds as well as fallen trees. I wandered the ridge line to make sure I had reached the right spot and got turned around ultimately exiting the woods about 3/4 of a mile from my car. I walked down a side road to US 30, checked the GPS to make sure I was going in the right direction ( I usually mark a way point for my parking spot) and stuck out my thumb because I didn't relish walking along a busy highway. The third car that passed me, stopped on the pavement and backed up to pick me up. Nice Folks!
Summary Total Data
    Elevation Gain:167 ft / 51 m
    Distance:2.4 mi / 3.9 km
    Route Conditions:
Bushwhack
Ascent Statistics
    Elevation Gain:167 ft / 51 m
    Distance:0.6 mi / 1 km
    Trailhead:1213 ft / 369 m
Descent Statistics
    Distance:1.8 mi / 2.9 km



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