Ascent of Camels Hump on 2008-10-15
|Others in Party:||solo|
|Date:||Wednesday, October 15, 2008|
|Ascent Type:||Successful Summit Attained|
| Elevation:||4080 ft / 1243 m|
Ascent Trip ReportBeautiful day, easy hike. 1st 2mi of trail dry; last 1.5 a bit wet but not muddy. dry boots again.
received a call from Pat re: dad as i neared the summit.
summit is open, rocky, and very windy. great views; i could even identify a few peaks. one hiker pointed out the nearby Worcester range.
stayed up there for about 1/2hr. i was wearing my down coat and winter hat and still very cold. many casual hikers had not thought so far ahead as to bring winter clothing.
took lots of foliage photos... went to the alchemist afterward for a beer and bowl of soup.
|Summary Total Data|
| Total Elevation Gain:||2600 ft / 792 m|
| Round-Trip Distance:||6.8 mi / 10.9 km|
| Route:||Monroe tr to Long Trail|
| Trailhead:||1480 ft / 451 m|
| Route Conditions:||Maintained Trail|
| Weather:||Pleasant, Windy, Clear|
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