Ascent of Kaaterskill High Peak on 2010-11-24

Climber: Ben Kemp

Others in Party:Tracy
John S
Date:Wednesday, November 24, 2010
Ascent Type:Successful Summit Attained
Peak:Kaaterskill High Peak
    Location:USA-New York
    Elevation:3655 ft / 1114 m

Ascent Trip Report

Hiked from Platte Clove TH up Long Path, took shortcut/bushwack over to snowmobile trail, took Twilight Park trail up the south face. Enjoyed views from Hurricane Ledge. Couldn't locate 2nd plane wreck near summit. Descended the north face via Twilight Park Trail back to snowmobile trail and Long Path back to TH. Nice sunny cold November day, no snow on the mountain.
Summary Total Data
    Elevation Gain:1811 ft / 552 m
    Elevation Loss:1811 ft / 552 m
    Distance:7 mi / 11.3 km
    Route Conditions:
Road Hike, Maintained Trail, Unmaintained Trail, Bushwhack, Scramble
    Gear Used:
Ski Poles
    Weather:Cold, Windy, Clear
Ascent Statistics
    Elevation Gain:1811 ft / 552 m
    Distance:3.5 mi / 5.6 km
    Route:Long Path/Twilight Park Trail
    Trailhead:Platte Clove TH  1844 ft / 562 m
Descent Statistics
    Elevation Loss:1811 ft / 552 m
    Distance:3.5 mi / 5.6 km
    Route:Twilight Park Trail/Long Path
    Trailhead:Platte Clove TH  1844 ft / 562 m

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