Ascent of Ritchey Knob on 2012-09-09

Climber: Richard Oestreicher

Other People:Solo Ascent
Only Party on Mountain
Date:Sunday, September 9, 2012
Ascent Type:Successful Summit Attained
Peak:Ritchey Knob
    Elevation:873 m / 2865 ft

Ascent Trip Report

I parked next to the locked gate of the access road to the AT & T tower just off Pa. 164. The road goes up to the tower at just over 2600 feet. Immediately behind the tower is a good quality trail that goes to within 75 yards of the hp coordinates. Mostly wooded but some views through the trees.
Summary Total Data
    Elevation Gain:211 m / 690 ft
    Distance:4.5 km / 2.8 mi
    Route Conditions:
Road Hike, Unmaintained Trail
Ascent Statistics
    Elevation Gain:211 m / 690 ft
    Distance:2.2 km / 1.4 mi
    Trailhead:rt. 164  662 m / 2175 ft
    Time Up:38 Minutes
Descent Statistics
    Distance:2.2 km / 1.4 mi
    Time Down:27 Minutes

This page has been served 82 times since 2005-01-15.

Questions/Comments/Corrections? See the Contact Page
Copyright © 1987-2014 by All Rights Reserved.