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Ascent of Mam Tor on 2016-02-20

Climber: Rickard Colliander

Others in Party:Gustav Colliander
Karin Colliander
Date:Saturday, February 20, 2016
Ascent Type:Successful Summit Attained
Peak:Mam Tor
    Location:UK-England
    Elevation:1696 ft / 516 m

Ascent Trip Report

Understanding that the Great Ridge was on Trail Magazine’s list of the UK’s 100 best hikes we really wanted to do that during our prolonged weekend in the Peak District. The approach from Castleton was fine, though a bit muddy, but it became extremely windy (and, eventually, rainy) once we got on the ridge. A fun experience, but I for sure had to hold on to my youngest son (aged 6) to make sure that he did not blow off the mountain. ;-)
Summary Total Data
    Quality:5 (on a subjective 1-10 scale)
    Route Conditions:
Maintained Trail
    Weather:Raining, Extremely Windy
Ascent Statistics
    Route:Great Ridge Trail
Descent Statistics
GPS Data for Ascent/Trip


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