Ascent of Rusk Mountain on 2009-03-07
|Date:||Saturday, March 7, 2009|
|Ascent Type:||Successful Summit Attained|
| Location:||USA-New York|
| Elevation:||3680 ft / 1121 m|
Ascent Trip ReportParked at the second-to-last parking area on Route 6 and followed Spruceton trail (Blue) northish to the sharp bend, then struck out north to the summit. Pretty easy bushwack, found the cannister without too much trouble - the tracks in the snow at the top looked like someone had come from the other side. Crampons the whole way. Slick ice on the trail, snow/ice and mud on the way up during the bushwack. Nice day, like 60 degrees out at times.
|Summary Total Data|
| Route Conditions:||Maintained Trail, Bushwhack|
| Gear Used:||Crampons, Ski Poles|
| Weather:||Pleasant, Calm, Clear|
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