Ascent of Brantford High Point on 2009-07-11

Climber: Ben Lostracco

Others in Party:supported by Rose
Date:Saturday, July 11, 2009
Ascent Type:Successful Summit Attained
    Motorized Transport to Trailhead:Car
Peak:Brantford High Point
    Elevation:267 m / 876 ft

Ascent Trip Report

Easy short bushwack.

Brantford Hwy 403,exit30, Oak Park road #27 (east of Grand River). Travel north .9km to a left on Powerline road (King Packaged Material Company on the corner), drive west 800 meters to the end of the road and a large parking area old (N-S) railroad bed turned to a multi-purpose trail, both sides lined with a wide belt of dense woods. Park here.
Walk south on the trail for 150 meters to a partial opening in the woods to the left (east) ....... bushwack east for about 100 meters (paralleling the back fence of a construction business) to a low N-S fence line on the other side of the woods ........ turn right and follow the fence line (100 meters) up a short steep incline and beyond to the open High Point (some thorny stuff to deal with).
Views are to the east over a large sand quarry and industrial businesses.

Summary Total Data
    Elevation Gain:7 m / 20 ft
    Distance:2 km / 1.2 mi
    Route:from parking at N side, trail/bushwack
    Trailhead:brantford hwy 403, exit 30  260 m / 856 ft
    Route Conditions:
Maintained Trail, Open Country, Bushwhack

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