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Ascent of Mount Truman on 2010-09-10

Climber: Justin Johnsen

Date:Friday, September 10, 2010
Ascent Type:Successful Summit Attained
Peak:Mount Truman
    Location:USA-New Hampshire
    Elevation:5000 ft / 1524 m

Ascent Trip Report

Solo hike, 30 mph gusts, heavy drizzle, little visibility. Found a couple of AT through hikers rescuing a man with hypothermia and helped escort him down to Greenleaf Hut.
Summary Total Data
    Total Elevation Gain:500 ft / 151 m
    Total Elevation Loss:3940 ft / 1200 m
    Grade/Class:Class 1
    Route Conditions:
Maintained Trail
    Weather:Drizzle, Cold, Windy, Low Clouds
Descent (To Destination) Statistics
    Gain on way in:100 ft / 30 m
    Loss on way in:340 ft / 103 m
    Distance:0.5 mi / 0.8 km
    Route:Franconia Ridge Trail
    Start Trailhead:Mount Lafayette  5240 ft / 1597 m
    Time:15 Minutes
Descent Statistics
    Loss on way out:3600 ft / 1097 m
        Loss Breakdown:Net: 3200 ft / 976 m; Extra: 400 ft / 121m
    Gain on way out:400 ft / 121 m
    Route:Franconia and Old Bridle
    End Trailhead:Franconia Notch  1800 ft / 548 m
Ascent Part of Trip: Franconia Ridge

Complete Trip Sequence:
OrderPeak/PointDateGain
1Mount Lafayette2010-09-103440 ft / 1049 m
2Mount Truman2010-09-10500 ft / 152 m
Total Trip Gain: 3940 ft / 1201 m    Total Trip Loss: 3940 ft / 1201 m



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