Ascent of Blue Mountain-Perry/Cumberland High Point on 2012-03-18
|Date:||Sunday, March 18, 2012|
|Ascent Type:||Successful Summit Attained|
|Peak:||Blue Mountain-Perry/Cumberland High Point|
| Elevation:||2270 ft / 691 m|
Ascent Trip ReportWhat a neat hike! Heading up Blue Mountain, the gravel road was in great shape, must have just been resurfaced. At the top, we saw a horse and buggy! There were two Mennonite couples and a baby that took the lovely day and drove their buggy to the top and were enjoying the view. As we drove down 3 Square Hollow road, there was a memorial to a crashed C-119 cargo plane on the right. Definitely worth heading back here to explore the crash site. Blue Mountain road was in decent shape, but you need a high clearance vehicle. After the two houses on the left, you have a little over a mile to go. I parked and hiked it, as it was a nice day.
|Summary Total Data|
| Elevation Gain:||170 ft / 51 m|
| Distance:||2 mi / 3.2 km|
| Trailhead:||2100 ft / 640 m|
| Route Conditions:||Road Hike|
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