Ascent of Dippikill Mountain on 2012-01-02

Climber: Mike Arthur

Date:Monday, January 2, 2012
Ascent Type:Successful Summit Attained
Peak:Dippikill Mountain
    Location:USA-New York
    Elevation:1582 ft / 482 m

Ascent Trip Report

I bushwhacked to the summit, not knowing the the Univ. of Albany had a trail that ran along the summit ridge. Nice views when the leaves are down.

See my trip report and pictures at

Summary Total Data
    Total Elevation Gain:771 ft / 234 m
    Total Elevation Loss:771 ft / 234 m
    Round-Trip Distance:2.1 mi / 3.4 km
    Quality:3 (on a subjective 1-10 scale)
    Route Conditions:
Maintained Trail, Bushwhack
    Weather:Snowing, Cool, Calm, Partly Cloudy
Ascent Statistics
    Gain on way in:685 ft / 208 m
        Gain Breakdown:Net: 624 ft / 191 m; Extra: 61 ft / 18m
    Loss on way in:61 ft / 18 m
    Distance:0.5 mi / 0.8 km
    Start Trailhead:Road  958 ft / 291 m
    Time:25 Minutes
Descent Statistics
    Loss on way out:710 ft / 216 m
        Loss Breakdown:Net: 624 ft / 191 m; Extra: 86 ft / 26m
    Gain on way out:86 ft / 26 m
    Distance:1.6 mi / 2.6 km
    End Trailhead:Road  958 ft / 291 m
    Time:50 Minutes
GPS Data for Ascent/Trip

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Peaks:  climbed and  unclimbed by Mike Arthur
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