Ascent of Jay Mountains on 2019-06-01
|Others in Party:||Alan Woodin|
|Date:||Saturday, June 1, 2019|
|Ascent Type:||Successful Summit Attained|
| Location:||USA-New York|
| Elevation:||3576 ft / 1089 m|
Ascent Trip ReportSecond attempt to the true summit of Jay Mountain, armed with more information knowing that Jay has more than one peak. Stood on lots of peaks, went up and down up and down crags, across the long ridge, over various types of terrain (scrub, sandy, flat rock, ledges, mud, a few minor streams and finally, past all of this, found the geodetic marker for the true summit, so I think we got it covered. True summit is not the highest point.
Cairn on Jay Mountain (2019-06-01). Photo by Lori S.
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| Route Conditions:||Maintained Trail, Unmaintained Trail, Scramble|
| Gear Used:||Ski Poles, Animal/Pet|
| Weather:||Pleasant, Calm, Overcast|
I say pleasant but it was a bit warm, as the ridge is open and exposed to sun.
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