Ascent of Mount Mansfield on 2012-10-09

Climber: Joe McGillian

Others in Party:Joe McGillian
Date:Tuesday, October 9, 2012
Ascent Type:Successful Summit Attained
    Motorized Transport to Trailhead:Car
Peak:Mount Mansfield
    Elevation:4393 ft / 1338 m

Ascent Trip Report

Nice quick hike with a few short sections of light scramble. Visibility in the low clouds was not more than 20 feet at any point. Winds at the the summit were the strongest I personally have ever felt, probably in excess of 80mph.
Summary Total Data
    Elevation Gain:800 ft / 243 m
    Distance:2.4 mi / 3.9 km
    Route:Long Trail Ridgeline
    Trailhead:Summit Station  3593 ft / 1095 m
    Quality:5 (on a subjective 1-10 scale)
    Route Conditions:
Maintained Trail, Unmaintained Trail, Scramble
    Weather:Cool, Extremely Windy, Low Clouds

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