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Ascent of Ira Mountain on 2017-07-08

Climber: Jim Retemeyer

Date:Saturday, July 8, 2017
Ascent Type:Successful Summit Attained
Peak:Ira Mountain
    Location:USA-Maine
    Elevation:1929 ft / 587 m

Ascent Trip Report

I drove into the Ira Mountain Overlook. Both Quill Hill and Ira Mountain are owned by the same guy. He charges $10 to ascend each peak. Just beware that Quill Hill does allow you to go all the way to the summit. Ira Mountain takes you to an overlook. I parked at the overlook and waited for a break in the rain. I then bushwhacked my way up through a series of forest then open then forest, etc. I made it to the main gravel road entitled the Ira Mountain Road (It has a gate near the bottom). I made the summit albeit soaking wet.
Summary Total Data
    Route Conditions:
Road Hike, Bushwhack, Scramble
GPS Data for Ascent/Trip


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Peaks:  climbed and  unclimbed by Jim Retemeyer
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