Ascent of Rochester Mountain on 2009-08-03
|Date:||Monday, August 3, 2009|
|Ascent Type:||Successful Summit Attained|
| Motorized Transport to Trailhead:||Car|
| Elevation:||2953 ft / 900 m|
Ascent Trip ReportWhacked up from Cooper Run at first stream crossing through mixed forest. At summit was surprised to see ATV- sled trail running north south along ridge, could have just taken this easy way and avoided alot of hard work off trailing. Summit was cleared with a great 90 degree n-e rather bucolic very Vermont views of the rolling hills and mountains of the north on a perfect weather day. Summit register was something not normally seen on a mountain top but appeared to be some variation on a geocaching game, with many scrawled children's entries.
|Summary Total Data|
| Elevation Gain:||1230 ft / 375 m|
| Distance:||2 mi / 3.2 km|
| Trailhead:||Cooper Run 1723 ft / 525 m|
| Route Conditions:||Bushwhack|
| Weather:||Pleasant, Calm, Clear|
| Time Up:||1 Hours 15 Minutes|
| Time Down:||45 Minutes|
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