Ascent of Seven Sisters on 2013-06-05

Climber: Jean André Laverdure

Date:Wednesday, June 5, 2013
Ascent Type:Successful Summit Attained
Peak:Seven Sisters
    Elevation:919 ft / 280 m

Ascent Trip Report

Views and trails roller coaster ride between heights chasing jog and wind, with Mt Holyoke splitting sight down west to Connecticut river and valley with small benches of poetry; like -

The Mountains Stood in Haze
The Valleys Stopped Below
And Went on Waiting as they liked
The River and the Sky

- along the way!
Summary Total Data
    Total Elevation Gain:1946 ft / 592 m
    Total Elevation Loss:1946 ft / 592 m
    Round-Trip Distance:6 mi / 9.7 km
    Quality:4 (on a subjective 1-10 scale)
    Route Conditions:
Maintained Trail, Open Country
    Weather:Pleasant, Calm, Partly Cloudy
Ascent Statistics
    Gain on way in:1196 ft / 364 m
        Gain Breakdown:Net: 696 ft / 213 m; Extra: 500 ft / 152m
    Loss on way in:500 ft / 152 m
    Distance:1.9 mi / 3.1 km
    Route:Taylor's Notch Tr & Metacomet-Monadnock (M-M) Tr
    Start Trailhead:Rte 47  223 ft / 67 m
    Time:59 Minutes
Descent Statistics
    Loss on way out:1446 ft / 440 m
        Loss Breakdown:Net: 696 ft / 213 m; Extra: 750 ft / 228m
    Gain on way out:750 ft / 228 m
    Distance:4.1 mi / 6.6 km
    Route:M-M Tr, Black Rock Tr, M-M Tr & Taylor's Notch Tr
    End Trailhead:Rte 47  223 ft / 67 m
    Time:1 Hours 57 Minutes
Ascent Part of Trip: Seven Sisters

Complete Trip Sequence:
1Seven Sisters2013-06-05 c1946 ft / 593 m
2Lithia Outlook2013-06-05 d 
3Mount Holyoke2013-06-05 e 
Total Trip Gain: 1946 ft / 593 m    Total Trip Loss: 1946 ft / 593 m
GPS Data for Ascent/Trip

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Peaks:  climbed and  unclimbed by Jean André Laverdure
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