Ascent of Charles Mound on 2006-09-02
|Others in Party:||Eva|
|Date:||Saturday, September 2, 2006|
|Ascent Type:||Successful Summit Attained|
| Elevation:||1235 ft / 376 m|
Ascent Trip ReportFlew in to O'Hare from Stockholm. Landed just after noon and rented a car. Followed I-88 West and then North towards the upper left corner of Illinois. Parked along the road and hiked the old dirt road to reach the top. The Wuebblers had put a few camping chairs at the lawn where we could rest and look at the view.
A successful first climb on our list of six for this Labor Day weekend.
|Summary Total Data|
| Elevation Gain:||275 ft / 84 m|
| Distance:||2.5 mi / 4 km|
| Trailhead:||960 ft / 292 m|
| Route Conditions:||Road Hike|
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