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Ascent of Twin Mountain-South Peak on 2013-12-31

Climber: Trevor Kent

Other People:Solo Ascent
Only Party on Mountain
Date:Tuesday, December 31, 2013
Ascent Type:Successful Summit Attained
Peak:Twin Mountain-South Peak
    Location:USA-New York
    Elevation:3580 ft / 1091 m

Ascent Trip Report

45 minutes--Jimmy Dolan Notch
1 hour--summit of Indian Head
1:15--Jimmy Dolan Notch
1:30--summit Twin-South Peak
1:45--Summit Twin
3 hours--TH

Roughly 30 to 35 minutes in it got drastically steeper. Met a father-son pair who camped at the junction and did this as a loop. When I got to the view point of Twin's South peak all foot prints stopped and I made trail to the summit of Twin.


I hiked this looking to have summated all the Catskill high peaks and have summated 100 different peaks this year. I did it! Finishing with 101 different mountain summits and 115 season all summits (14 of the mountains I did twice this year but in a different season).

12.5 miles total on this day using two trail heads to knock out the core four eastern Devil's Path peaks.
Summary Total Data
    Route Conditions:
Maintained Trail, Snow on Ground
    Gear Used:
Crampons
    Weather:Cold, Calm, White-out
Ascent Statistics
    Route:Devil's Path
    Trailhead:Peak  
Descent Statistics
    Distance:2.3 mi / 3.8 km
    Trailhead:Prediger Road TH  
    Time Down:0 Days 0 Hours 45 Minutes
Ascent Part of Trip: 12/31/13 A (0 nights total away from roads)

Complete Trip Sequence:
OrderPeak/PointDate
1Indian Head2013-12-31
2Twin Mountain-South Peak2013-12-31
3Twin Mountain2013-12-31
4Twin Mountain-South Peak2013-12-31



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