Ascent of 2080 on 2012-12-14
|Date:||Friday, December 14, 2012|
|Ascent Type:||Successful Summit Attained|
| Elevation:||633 m / 2080 ft|
Ascent Trip Report I wandered a bit around forest roads in this surprisingly isolated area before finding a suitable parking spot. South of PA 236 I took Richmond Rd. to the village of Rochester Mills. I turned up Julock Rd. a modest dirt and gravel affair. Eventually I turned left on Kinan Rd. and then shortly thereafter on an unsigned rd. headed north. Much of this area appears to be owned by an energy company. I parked at a gate off the main rd. at the crest of the hill. It's posted but it doesn't look like there has been any activity in the area recently. I followed meandering up and down dirt roads, with several wrong turns, as the sun was setting. I made it back to my car with just a faint hint of twilight.
|Summary Total Data|
| Elevation Gain:||41 m / 140 ft|
| Distance:||2.4 km / 1.5 mi|
| Route Conditions:||Road Hike|
| Elevation Gain:||25 m / 86 ft|
| Extra Loss:||15 m / 50 ft|
| Distance:||1.5 km / 0.9 mi|
| Trailhead:||623 m / 2044 ft|
| Time Up:||18 Minutes|
| Extra Gain:||16 m / 54 ft|
| Distance:||1 km / 0.6 mi|
| Time Down:||10 Minutes|
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