Ascent of Pulaski County High Point on 2012-08-20

Climber: Richard Oestreicher

Date:Monday, August 20, 2012
Ascent Type:Successful Summit Attained
Peak:Pulaski County High Point
    Elevation:520 ft / 158 m

Ascent Trip Report

Nobody home at either location. For the more northerly of the two, someone had recently made a path through the weeds behind the property--I half expected to find another chp'er waiting for me, but I still wished I had worn a long sleeved shirt because of the the thorn bushes.

For the second, the path behind the house is now overgrown so it was something of a bushwhack. I think that the high point is roughly midway between Wetaug and Mill Creek roads. From the latter it would be slightly more elevation gain, but a field is cleared nearly to the hp, thus less weeds to bushwhack.

Statistics are for both points combined.
Summary Total Data
    Total Elevation Gain:45 ft / 13 m
    Total Elevation Loss:15 ft / 4 m
    Round-Trip Distance:0.9 mi / 1.4 km
    Route Conditions:
Ascent Statistics
    Gain on way in:45 ft / 13 m
        Gain Breakdown:Net: 30 ft / 9 m; Extra: 15 ft / 4m
    Loss on way in:15 ft / 4 m
    Distance:0.4 mi / 0.7 km
    Start Trailhead:roads  490 ft / 149 m
    Time:14 Minutes
Descent Statistics
    Distance:0.4 mi / 0.7 km
    Time:12 Minutes

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