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Ascent of Champlain Mountain on 2010-07-30

Climber: Scott Wieman

Others in Party:Paul Wieman
Susan Tewksbury
Date:Friday, July 30, 2010
Ascent Type:Successful Summit Attained
Peak:Champlain Mountain
    Location:USA-Maine
    Elevation:1060 ft / 323 m

Ascent Trip Report

Hiked south along the north ridge with great views north and east. Just below the summit had a Peregrine Falcon fly mere feet away from us. Great 360º views from the summit, with another Peregrine flying over the ocean to the east. Descended to the Bowl along a ridge lined with fully loaded blueberry bushes.
Summary Total Data
    Elevation Gain:930 ft / 284 m
    Elevation Loss:643 ft / 196 m
    Distance:5.5 mi / 8.9 km
    Route Conditions:
Maintained Trail
    Weather:Pleasant, Calm, Clear
Ascent Statistics
    Elevation Gain:930 ft / 284 m
    Distance:2.5 mi / 4 km
    Route:Champlain Mountain Trail
    Trailhead:Picnic Area  130 ft / 39 m
Descent Statistics
    Elevation Loss:643 ft / 196 m
    Distance:3 mi / 4.8 km
    Route:Champlain Mountain Trail
    Trailhead:The Bowl  417 ft / 127 m
Ascent Part of Trip: East Ridge of Acadia

Complete Trip Sequence:
OrderPeak/PointDate
1Champlain Mountain2010-07-30
2Gorham Mountain2010-07-30



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