Ascent of Slide Mountain on 2008-02-24
|Date:||Sunday, February 24, 2008|
|Ascent Type:||Successful Summit Attained|
| Location:||USA-New York|
| Elevation:||4180 ft / 1274 m|
Ascent Trip ReportStarted from the parking lot on the west side of the peak. Went up the Curtis-Ormsbee trail. We wore snowshoes almost the whole way but only needed them for small sections during the ascent. Crampons would have been a better choice for the conditions, I think.
Stayed at the summit for half an hour in the warm sun. Descended down the more direct red trail to the parking area. Great day for a hike.
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| Route Conditions:||Maintained Trail, Snow on Ground|
| Gear Used:||Ski Poles, Snowshoes|
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