Ascent to Blue Mountain-Berks County High Point-Trail junction with HP trail on 2013-07-30

Climber: Ethan Myers

Date:Tuesday, July 30, 2013
Ascent Type:Unsuccessful - Turned Back
    Motorized Transport to Trailhead:Carpool
Point Reached:Blue Mountain-Berks County High Point - Trail junction with HP trail
    Elevation:1625 ft / 495 m
    Remaining Elevation:55 ft / 17 m (22% left to go)

Ascent Trip Report

Took a hike with some friends from the PA 183 junction, didn't have enough time to bag this highpoint highest point was along the trail junction with the now blazed High Point Trail. Went on to the Shikellamy Lookout past the Hertline Campground.
Summary Total Data
    Total Elevation Gain:200 ft / 60 m
    Round-Trip Distance:8.2 mi / 13.2 km
    Route:Appalachian Trail
    Trailhead:PA 183 Junction  1425 ft / 434 m
    Quality:1 (on a subjective 1-10 scale)
    Route Conditions:
Maintained Trail, Stream Ford
    Weather:Pleasant, Breezy, Partly Cloudy
Ascent Statistics
    Time:2 Hours 
Descent Statistics
    Time:2 Hours 

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