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Date Posted: 09:53:42 12/13/04 Mon
Author: Roy Schweiker
Subject: 3 ascents of NE, 2 of SW
In reply to: Nate 's message, "Taming Elephant" on 00:17:41 11/29/04 Mon

>For anyone who's claimed the southwest peak of
>Elephant, how does one reach it from the northeast

Go SW :-)

Look at the map below and you will see some logging roads close to the SW peak that are not on the 1:24,000 map. It is probably easier to start from these than to go by the NE peak again. You could drive way up when I was there.


>Also, if Elephant is supposed to be one of the rougher
>bushwhacks, how does it compare to Scar Ridge? Does
>Scar simply have larger groves of impenetrable pines?

I never thought of Scar Ridge as thick, but I was never fool enough to climb it from Little East Pond :-)

Elephant has some easy stuff and some thick stuff not that far apart, you just need to be lucky :-)

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