Ascent of Peak 2080 on 2012-12-14
|Date:||Friday, December 14, 2012|
|Ascent Type:||Successful Summit Attained|
| Elevation:||2080 ft / 633 m|
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:||140 ft / 41 m|
| Distance:||1.5 mi / 2.4 km|
| Route Conditions:||Road Hike|
| Elevation Gain:||86 ft / 25 m|
| Extra Loss:||50 ft / 15 m|
| Distance:||0.9 mi / 1.5 km|
| Trailhead:||2044 ft / 623 m|
| Time Up:||18 Minutes|
| Extra Gain:||54 ft / 16 m|
| Distance:||0.6 mi / 1 km|
| Time Down:||10 Minutes|
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