Ascent of Butter Hill on 2015-06-27

Climber: Jean André Laverdure

Date:Saturday, June 27, 2015
Ascent Type:Successful Summit Attained
Peak:Butter Hill
    Location:USA-New York
    Elevation:1360 ft / 414 m

Ascent Trip Report

An AMC Mohawk Hudson Chapter Club Hike with a group of seven hikers (2 guys & 5 gals), enjoying a quiet lunch of views at Butter Hill before off and on drizzle hurried our group along over and down Storm King.

Butter Hill = 1:31 hrs / 2.01 miles
Storm King Mtn = 2:42 / 2.92
Stowell TH = 4:20 / 5.06
Summary Total Data
    Total Elevation Gain:1490 ft / 453 m
    Total Elevation Loss:1490 ft / 454 m
    Round-Trip Distance:5.1 mi / 8.1 km
    Route Conditions:
Maintained Trail
    Gear Used:
Ski Poles
    Weather:Drizzle, Pleasant, Calm, Overcast
Ascent Statistics
    Gain on way in:1200 ft / 365 m
    Distance:2 mi / 3.2 km
    Route:Highlands Tr, Blue Bird Tr & Highlands Tr
    Start Trailhead:Stowell Trailhead  160 ft / 48 m
    Time:1 Hours 31 Minutes
Descent Statistics
    Loss on way out:1490 ft / 454 m
        Loss Breakdown:Net: 1200 ft / 366 m; Extra: 290 ft / 88m
    Gain on way out:290 ft / 88 m
    Distance:3.1 mi / 4.9 km
    Route:Highlands Tr
    End Trailhead:Stowell Trailhead  160 ft / 48 m
    Time:2 Hours 51 Minutes
Ascent Part of Trip: Butter Hill

Complete Trip Sequence:
1Butter Hill2015-06-27 a1490 ft / 454 m
2Storm King Mountain2015-06-27 b 
Total Trip Gain: 1490 ft / 454 m    Total Trip Loss: 1490 ft / 454 m
GPS Data for Ascent/Trip

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Peaks:  climbed and  unclimbed by Jean André Laverdure
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