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Ascent of Backbone Mountain on 2012-10-22

Climber: David Darby

Other People:Solo Ascent
Only Party on Mountain
Date:Monday, October 22, 2012
Ascent Type:Successful Summit Attained
    Motorized Transport to Trailhead:Car
Peak:Backbone Mountain
    Location:USA-Maryland
    Elevation:3360 ft / 1024 m

Ascent Trip Report

Pulled into the dirt road with the sign "This is NOT the way to the State High Point". Turned around and followed the directions another 1/2 mile up the road to a sign to the parking area. Then hiked up to the state line and over to the highpoint.
Summary Total Data
    Elevation Gain:560 ft / 171 m
    Distance:2 mi / 3.2 km
    Route:Trail
    Trailhead:Parking lot on Rt 219  2800 ft / 853 m
    Route Conditions:
Maintained Trail
    Weather:Pleasant, Calm, Clear
Beautiful fall day
Ascent Statistics
    Time Up:20 Minutes
Descent Statistics
    Time Down:13 Minutes
GPS Data for Ascent/Trip


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Peaks:  climbed and  unclimbed by David Darby
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