Ascent of Sleeping Giant on 2015-01-31
|Other People:||Solo Ascent|
|Date:||Saturday, January 31, 2015|
|Ascent Type:||Successful Summit Attained|
| Motorized Transport to Trailhead:||Car|
| Elevation:||739 ft / 225 m|
Ascent Trip ReportDid this as hike #2 out of 14 for the "CT DEEP 2015 Sky's the Limit Hiking Challenge". Saw about a dozen other hikers out there. Took the tower trail straight to the top of Mt Carmel. The trail was broken with the snow packed down despite the recent 'blizzard'. It was very icy in some places making my microspikes useful.
|Summary Total Data|
| Round-Trip Distance:||3.2 mi / 5.1 km|
| Route:||Tower Trail|
| Route Conditions:||Maintained Trail, Snow on Ground|
| Gear Used:||Crampons, Ski Poles|
| Weather:||Frigid, Very Windy, Clear|
| Time:||1 Hours 20 Minutes|
| Time:||45 Minutes|
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