Ascent of Spruce Peak on 2015-07-11

Climber: Jean André Laverdure

Date:Saturday, July 11, 2015
Ascent Type:Successful Summit Attained
Peak:Spruce Peak
    Elevation:1988 ft / 605 m

Ascent Trip Report

Spruce Peak is a rocky upthrust alongside the AT and a quick walk to a worthy view, spur trail can be walked and I managed that in descending though at first ascent rock scrambling up to reach peak because spur is a meandering of wandering herd paths.
Summary Total Data
    Total Elevation Gain:973 ft / 296 m
    Total Elevation Loss:973 ft / 296 m
    Round-Trip Distance:4.6 mi / 7.4 km
    Route Conditions:
Maintained Trail, Unmaintained Trail, Scramble
    Gear Used:
Ski Poles
    Weather:Pleasant, Calm, Partly Cloudy
Ascent Statistics
    Gain on way in:548 ft / 167 m
        Gain Breakdown:Net: 123 ft / 37 m; Extra: 425 ft / 129m
    Loss on way in:425 ft / 129 m
    Distance:2.3 mi / 3.7 km
    Route:Appalachian Tr & Spur Tr
    Start Trailhead:Rte 30   1865 ft / 568 m
    Time:1 Hours 15 Minutes
Descent Statistics
    Loss on way out:548 ft / 167 m
        Loss Breakdown:Net: 123 ft / 37 m; Extra: 425 ft / 129m
    Gain on way out:425 ft / 129 m
    Distance:2.3 mi / 3.8 km
    Route:Spur Tr & Appalachian Tr
    End Trailhead:Rte 30   1865 ft / 568 m
    Time:1 Hours 16 Minutes
GPS Data for Ascent/Trip

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Peaks:  climbed and  unclimbed by Jean André Laverdure
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