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Ascent of Mount Hancock on 2010-06-13

Climber: Karine Thate

Others in Party:Jeff
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Date:Sunday, June 13, 2010
Ascent Type:Successful Summit Attained
Peak:Mount Hancock
    Location:USA-New Hampshire
    Elevation:4400 ft / 1341 m

Ascent Trip Report

Got a late start. Cloudy and warm, but a few breaks in the clouds when we were on the summit.

Ascended on Arrow Slide - mix of open wet slabs and loose scree. Very steep near top. Took left spur and bushwacked through DENSE, THICK trees back to trail. Spent a long leisurely dinner on Hancock, then hit South Hancock and we descended in fading light. Last mile in darkness.
Summary Total Data
    Elevation Gain:2700 ft / 823 m
    Route Conditions:
Maintained Trail, Unmaintained Trail, Bushwhack, Exposed Scramble
Ascent Statistics
    Elevation Gain:2700 ft / 823 m
    Distance:9.6 mi / 15.4 km
    Route:Hancock Loop Trail - Arrow Slide
    Trailhead:1700 ft / 518 m
Descent Statistics



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