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Ascent of Blue Knob on 2016-07-03

Climber: PJ Anderer

Date:Sunday, July 3, 2016
Ascent Type:Successful Summit Attained
    Motorized Transport to Trailhead:Car
Peak:Blue Knob
    Location:USA-Pennsylvania
    Elevation:3120 ft / 950 m

Ascent Trip Report

Up to blue knob for a medium hike on the holiday weekend. Parked by the campground and walked down to the lost turkey trail towards the summit. Passed Herman point on the way up and wandered around the towers. Took the connector trail and park roads up to the top where the sky lifts are. Walked around the top area and then headed back down.
Summary Total Data
    Total Elevation Gain:920 ft / 279 m
    Extra Gain:150 ft / 45 m
    Round-Trip Distance:6 mi / 9.7 km
    Route:Lost turkey trail
    Trailhead:Trailhead  2500 ft / 762 m
    Quality:3 (on a subjective 1-10 scale)
    Route Conditions:
Maintained Trail
Ascent Statistics
    Time:1 Hours 25 Minutes
Ascent Part of Trip: Pennsyltucky

Complete Trip Sequence:
OrderPeak/PointDateGain
1Herman Point2016-07-0384 ft / 26 m
2Blue Knob2016-07-03920 ft / 280 m
3Tuscarora Mountain2016-07-0310 ft / 3 m
Total Trip Gain: 1014 ft / 309 m    Total Trip Loss: 1014 ft / 309 m
GPS Data for Ascent/Trip


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