Ascent of Blue Mountain-Berks County High Point on 2016-05-22
|Date:||Sunday, May 22, 2016|
|Ascent Type:||Successful Summit Attained|
| Motorized Transport to Trailhead:||Car|
|Peak:||Blue Mountain-Berks County High Point|
| Elevation:||1680 ft / 512 m|
Ascent Trip ReportAfter picking up Round Head overlook headed back on the AT. Bushwhacked south to pick up the Caleb Frantz Memorial Trail right at a sign, which was lucky. Signed the register at the top (been a while since I signed something). Headed back on the orange trail. Trail was nicer than the AT, should have gone out on it first.
Sign at the high point of Berks County, PA (2016-05-22). Photo by PJ Anderer.
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|Summary Total Data|
| Total Elevation Gain:||1230 ft / 373 m|
| Extra Gain:||400 ft / 121 m|
| Round-Trip Distance:||8.5 mi / 13.7 km|
| Route:||AT then over to berks high point trail|
| Trailhead:||AT stream crossi 1250 ft / 381 m|
| Quality:||1 (on a subjective 1-10 scale)|
| Route Conditions:||Maintained Trail, Bushwhack|
| Time:||1 Hours 5 Minutes|
| Time:||1 Hours 0 Minutes|
|Ascent Part of Trip: PA AT berks|
Complete Trip Sequence:
Total Trip Gain: 1480 ft / 451 m Total Trip Loss: 1480 ft / 451 m
|1||Round Head||2016-05-22||250 ft / 76 m|
|2||Blue Mountain-Berks County High Point||2016-05-22||1230 ft / 375 m|
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