Ascent of Negus Mountain on 2015-07-02

Climber: Jean André Laverdure

Date:Thursday, July 2, 2015
Ascent Type:Successful Summit Attained
Peak:Negus Mountain
    Elevation:1773 ft / 540 m

Ascent Trip Report

A short bushwhack from trail's end at its westward looking viewpoint to another summit's example of triangular knobs surrounding a kettle of ground, a stiff climb from Rowe Rd upward leaving Fife Brook Overlook Trail (off Tunnel Rd) to another day.
Summary Total Data
    Total Elevation Gain:1153 ft / 350 m
    Total Elevation Loss:1153 ft / 351 m
    Round-Trip Distance:5.3 mi / 8.5 km
    Route Conditions:
Road Hike, Unmaintained Trail, Bushwhack
    Gear Used:
Ski Poles
    Weather:Pleasant, Calm, Partly Cloudy
Ascent Statistics
    Gain on way in:983 ft / 299 m
        Gain Breakdown:Net: 933 ft / 284 m; Extra: 50 ft / 15m
    Loss on way in:50 ft / 15 m
    Distance:2.1 mi / 3.3 km
    Route:Steel Brook (SB) Rd, Negus Tr & Wack
    Start Trailhead:Steele Brook Rd & Rowe Rd Jct  840 ft / 256 m
    Time:1 Hours 18 Minutes
Descent Statistics
    Loss on way out:1103 ft / 336 m
        Loss Breakdown:Net: 933 ft / 284 m; Extra: 170 ft / 51m
    Gain on way out:170 ft / 51 m
    Distance:3.2 mi / 5.2 km
    Route:Wack, Negus Tr & SB Rd, Tunnel Rd & SB Rd
    End Trailhead:Steele Brook Rd & Rowe Rd Jct  840 ft / 256 m
    Time:1 Hours 11 Minutes
GPS Data for Ascent/Trip

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Peaks:  climbed and  unclimbed by Jean André Laverdure
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