Ascent of Mount Mansfield on 2013-05-28
|Others in Party:||Steve Rowe|
|Date:||Tuesday, May 28, 2013|
|Ascent Type:||Successful Summit Attained|
| Motorized Transport to Trailhead:||Car|
| Elevation:||4393 ft / 1338 m|
Ascent Trip ReportTook the Sunset Ridge Trail up. Although it was very nice weather out, we encountered more snow as we ascended. About 500ft from the summit there were some snow drifts up to my waist. Despite the slippery rocks from the melting snow, it was a fantastic day of hiking and beautiful views.
|Summary Total Data|
| Quality:||6 (on a subjective 1-10 scale)|
| Route Conditions:||Maintained Trail, Snow on Ground, Scramble, Exposed Scramble, Snow Climb|
| Gear Used:||Ski Poles|
| Weather:||Pleasant, Calm, Clear|
Sunny with some lingering snow on trail
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