Ascent of Panther Mountain on 2011-02-23

Climber: Matt Sedlak

Other People:Solo Ascent
Date:Wednesday, February 23, 2011
Ascent Type:Successful Summit Attained
Peak:Panther Mountain
    Location:USA-New York
    Elevation:3720 ft / 1133 m

Ascent Trip Report

Beautiful sunny and dry day - 18 degrees F at the trailhead. I carried my snowshoes and wore my stabilicers the entire distance on this hike. The trail was packed enough that I only punched through to my knee about 30 times - did not feel inclined to put the snowshoes on. Great views fom the top. My first Catskill 35 winter peak.
Summary Total Data
    Elevation Gain:725 ft / 221 m
    Elevation Loss:1545 ft / 471 m
    Distance:5.1 mi / 8.2 km
    Quality:7 (on a subjective 1-10 scale)
    Route Conditions:
Maintained Trail, Snow on Ground
    Gear Used:
    Weather:Cold, Calm, Clear
Sunny, clear, dry and cold.
Ascent Statistics
    Elevation Gain:725 ft / 221 m
    Distance:1.8 mi / 2.9 km
    Route:Giant Ledge-Panther Trail
    Trailhead:Col-Giant Ledge & Panther  2995 ft / 912 m
    Time Up:1 Hours 32 Minutes
Descent Statistics
    Elevation Loss:1545 ft / 471 m
    Distance:3.3 mi / 5.3 km
    Route:Phoenicia East Branch + Giant Ledge-Panther
    Trailhead:Co. Rd. 47 DEC PA  2175 ft / 662 m
    Time Down:2 Hours 26 Minutes
Ascent Part of Trip: CAT Panther

Complete Trip Sequence:
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GPS Data for Ascent/Trip

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Peaks:  climbed and  unclimbed by Matt Sedlak
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