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Ascent of Mont-Laval on 2014-12-29

Climber: Jean André Laverdure

Date:Monday, December 29, 2014
Ascent Type:Successful Summit Attained
    Motorized Transport to Trailhead:Car
Peak:Mont-Laval
    Location:Canada-Québec
    Elevation:213 ft / 64 m

Ascent Trip Report

After Peakbagging summit with its old antenna/dish inside some trees, I attempted Geocaching and found myself crossing into an old campground /ski area with a fence line constantly thwarting progress toward caches within sight of an old road; a return to the Blvd dead end suggested a drive around corner to Rue des Tulipes' dead-end which led me on to a 4-way trail junction (ATV track and local dog walk) where hiking toward caches led discovery of a gap in the fence line (with its very own trip hazard) going on over to condo parking area, a return to my wheels by way of after-summit drive around Rue Carole's corner suggesting some longer alternatives of a woods walk around Mont-Laval.
Summary Total Data
    Total Elevation Gain:77 ft / 22 m
    Total Elevation Loss:82 ft / 24 m
    Round-Trip Distance:2.1 mi / 3.5 km
    Route Conditions:
Road Hike, Unmaintained Trail, Open Country, Bushwhack, Snow on Ground
    Weather:Cold, Calm, Clear
Ascent Statistics
    Gain on way in:52 ft / 15 m
    Distance:0.1 mi / 0.2 km
    Route:Pk Lot, Path & Wack
    Start Trailhead:Blvd St-Martin Ouest  161 ft / 49 m
    Time:5 Minutes
Descent Statistics
    Loss on way out:82 ft / 24 m
        Loss Breakdown:Net: 57 ft / 17 m; Extra: 25 ft / 7m
    Gain on way out:25 ft / 7 m
    Distance:2 mi / 3.3 km
    Route:Wack, Old Rd, Blvd, Rue Carole, des Tulipes & ATV
    End Trailhead:Rue des Tulipes  156 ft / 47 m
    Time:56 Minutes
GPS Data for Ascent/Trip


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Peaks:  climbed and  unclimbed by Jean André Laverdure
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