Ascent of Kittatiny Mountain-Warren CoHP on 2018-01-06
|Other People:||Solo Ascent|
|Date:||Saturday, January 6, 2018|
|Ascent Type:||Successful Summit Attained|
|Peak:||Kittatiny Mountain-Warren CoHP|
| Location:||USA-New Jersey|
| Elevation:||1600 ft / 487 m|
Ascent Trip ReportHiked up the Garvey spring trail up to Sunfish pond. From there I took the turquoise trail to the Sunfish road trail and headed north. There is a small trail to the right about .75 miles. I missed it the first time and hiked all the way to the reservoir dam. I back tracked, found the side trail. Once on this trail you can follow some blue trail markers. From there the trail ends at kittatiny ridge trail. Made a right and followed to the high point. There are some yellow markers every once in awhile.
The entire hike was snow covered and I broke trail. It wasn't that deep, 4-8 inches at various spots. Micro spikes were enough.
Total hike was 7.8 miles. Take off my miss and is probably about 6 miles round trip.
Garvey spring is the shortest way to Sunfish pond, likely the steepest as well.
|Summary Total Data|
| Quality:||5 (on a subjective 1-10 scale)|
| Route Conditions:||Maintained Trail, Unmaintained Trail, Bushwhack, Snow on Ground, Snow Climb|
| Gear Used:||Crampons, Ski Poles|
| Weather:||Frigid, Windy, Clear|
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