Ascent of Shelving Rock Mountain on 2010-07-19
|Date:||Monday, July 19, 2010|
|Ascent Type:||Successful Summit Attained|
| Motorized Transport to Trailhead:||Car|
|Peak:||Shelving Rock Mountain|
| Location:||USA-New York|
| Elevation:||1130 ft / 344 m|
Ascent Trip ReportEasy hike with great views of the middle portion of Lake George. I got up SR in 30 minutes. The view from the summit is not good, but if you hike down over the summit for another 3-4 minutes you come up some open cliffs that provide the best view of LG. At the cliffs I saw the coming thunderstorm, and ran down the trail in about 16 minutes. Quite the workout! Made it to the car just as the heavens opened up...
Pictures of the July 2010 ascent:
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| Quality:||4 (on a subjective 1-10 scale)|
| Route Conditions:||Maintained Trail|
| Gear Used:||Ski Poles|
| Weather:||Hot, Calm, Clear|
pleasant... until it rained.
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