Ascent of Mount Frissell on 2011-10-16

Climber: Steve Fentner

Date:Sunday, October 16, 2011
Ascent Type:Successful Summit Attained
Peak:Mount Frissell
    Elevation:2451 ft / 747 m

Ascent Trip Report

Quick trip up to summit. The group of hikers from earlier in the day had the summit so back down to south slope for lunch before heading back to south trailhead.
Summary Total Data
    Elevation Gain:79 ft / 25 m
    Elevation Loss:1551 ft / 473 m
    Distance:3.3 mi / 5.3 km
    Route Conditions:
Maintained Trail, Exposed Scramble, Rock Climb
    Gear Used:
Ski Poles
    Weather:Pleasant, Calm, Clear
Ascent Statistics
    Elevation Gain:79 ft / 25 m
    Distance:0.2 mi / 0.3 km
    Route:Frissell Trail(Red)
    Trailhead:Summit Frissell South Slope  2372 ft / 722 m
    Time Up:10 Minutes
Descent Statistics
    Elevation Loss:1551 ft / 473 m
    Distance:3.1 mi / 5 km
    Route:Frissell Trail(Red)-South Taconic(Wht)
    Trailhead:Quarry Hill Rd Parking  900 ft / 274 m
    Time Down:2 Hours 10 Minutes
Ascent Part of Trip: Brace (0 nights total away from roads)

Complete Trip Sequence:
1Brace Mountain-South Peak2011-10-16
2Brace Mountain2011-10-16
3Mount Frissell-South Slope2011-10-16
4Mount Frissell2011-10-16

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