Ascent of Algonquin Peak on 1989-10-14
|Others in Party:||My brother and another friend|
|Date:||Saturday, October 14, 1989|
|Ascent Type:||Successful Summit Attained|
| Motorized Transport to Trailhead:||Car|
| Location:||USA-New York|
| Elevation:||5115 ft / 1559 m|
Ascent Trip ReportFirst backpacking trip. Rained the entire time, except at the summit when it was blowing snow. Started at the Loj and packed over Algonquin to camp at Lake Colden. Wet and miserable, definitely a time to remember.
|Summary Total Data|
| Elevation Gain:||4036 ft / 1231 m|
| Trailhead:||ADK Loj 1079 ft / 328 m|
| Quality:||5 (on a subjective 1-10 scale)|
| Route Conditions:||Maintained Trail|
| Nights Spent:||1 nights away from roads|
| Weather:||Raining, Cold, Windy, Low Clouds|
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