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Ascent of Mount Hope on 2017-06-02

Climber: Aaron Leger

Date:Friday, June 2, 2017
Ascent Type:Successful Summit Attained
Peak:Mount Hope
    Location:USA-Rhode Island
    Elevation:217 ft / 66 m

Ascent Trip Report

If this one isn't trespassing I don't know what is! There were at least 20 signs making it very clear that I wasn't even supposed to be driving the road, let alone bush whacking. Being a fan of King Phillip though I said screw it (he used to meet at Mt. Hope). Pretty easy to bush whack from the old gate up to the summit. Found some old pavement and tower footings. Summit area was pretty. Two very large turkeys were at the high point. Could here the bass from dance music coming from the apparent research center and lots of teenagers driving fast in and out of that road. As many people as I saw, not one seemed
To care about my parking and hiking illegally...
Summary Total Data
    Route Conditions:
Bushwhack



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