Great Blue Hill Climber's Log

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RNOHKR

RNOHKR - Apr 8, 2018 8:18 am Date Climbed: Mar 31, 2018

Sunny Spring Saturday  Sucess!

Part of a 6-mile loop along the Skyline Trail from Route 28. Busy place. Nice views at the top.

wyomtman

wyomtman - Mar 24, 2015 9:38 pm Date Climbed: Mar 24, 2015

First time out east  Sucess!

Trail covered in a couple feet of old snow. Good view of the area from the tower.

nartreb

nartreb - Apr 14, 2014 12:40 pm Date Climbed: Apr 4, 2014

many times  Sucess!

For more challenge, solitude, and views, follow deer paths to reach steep slabby scrambles on the south slope, but check for ticks afterward!

Jonodo

Jonodo - Apr 13, 2014 11:23 am Date Climbed: Apr 8, 2014

Day in Boston  Sucess!

Spent a day in Boston before a conference and tagged Great Blue Hill and 3 other nearby county highpoints. No views at all due to a storm and cloud cover at the summit but the tower at the top was cool. Fun day.

BearQueen

BearQueen - Jan 27, 2014 9:03 pm Date Climbed: Feb 4, 2006

Forgot to sign this  Sucess!

Went up with my husband EastKing

Redwic

Redwic - Sep 18, 2012 1:09 am Date Climbed: Sep 13, 2012

Enjoyable Hike  Sucess!

During a day which I had done multiple CoHPs in Rhode Island and Massachusetts, I visited this peak. This mountain is worthy of a hike, which is short but enjoyable.

With that said, the fact that a "range" has been created on SummitPost is quite possibly point-bagging at its lamest aspect. Most of the named summits in the so-called "range" are nothing more than indistiguishable hills and really not worthy of SummitPost (IMO). With that said, Great Blue Hill is the exception due to it being the highest point in eastern Massachusetts as well as a CoHP. Great Blue Hill is definitely worth a SP page and a visit.

Brian Kalet

Brian Kalet - Sep 16, 2010 1:13 pm

Skyline Trail  Sucess!

Climbed while attending UMASS.

EastKing

EastKing - May 16, 2010 11:53 am Date Climbed: Jan 8, 2004

Many times  Sucess!

Went here to hike and avoid the brutal cold on the higher summits New Hampshire. However it was much warmer down on these summits. Also it was a good reason to check out the big dig.

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