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Ascent of Ledge Pond Peak on 1999-08-10

Climber: Arne Schussler

Date:Tuesday, August 10, 1999
Ascent Type:Successful Summit Attained
Peak:Ledge Pond Peak
    Location:USA-Maine
    Elevation:3130 ft / 954 m

Ascent Trip Report

accidently summitted this peak while trying to find a way around north shore of Ledge Pond near Eddy Pond. Found remnants of where a summit log may have been attached on a tree above a cairn.(or maybe it was something else entirely)Lean-to caretaker at Piazza Rock told me the peak was on some climbing list - his words. well not any I can find.
Summary Total Data
    Total Elevation Gain:490 ft / 149 m
    Total Elevation Loss:490 ft / 149 m
    Round-Trip Distance:4.1 mi / 6.6 km
    Route Conditions:
Bushwhack
    Gear Used:
Tent Camp
Ascent Statistics
    Gain on way in:490 ft / 149 m
    Distance:3.7 mi / 5.9 km
    Start Trailhead:Eddy Pond  2640 ft / 804 m
Descent Statistics
    Loss on way out:490 ft / 149 m
    Distance:0.4 mi / 0.6 km
    End Trailhead:Eddy Pond  2640 ft / 804 m
Ascent Part of Trip: Saddleback 1999 (3 nights total away from roads)

Complete Trip Sequence:
OrderPeak/PointDateGain
1Saddleback Mountain1999-08-112720 ft / 829 m
2Ledge Pond Peak1999-08-10490 ft / 149 m
Total Trip Gain: 3210 ft / 978 m    Total Trip Loss: 490 ft / 149 m



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