Ascent of Mount Avalon on 2010-11-11

Climber: Chris Bellows

Date:Thursday, November 11, 2010
Ascent Type:Successful Summit Attained
Peak:Mount Avalon
    Location:USA-New Hampshire
    Elevation:3440 ft / 1048 m

Ascent Trip Report

Hike down the Avalon trail was very difficult, with substantial sections of very steep trail coated in ice above 3500 feet, below that trail became very muddy in places.
Summary Total Data
    Elevation Gain:100 ft / 30 m
    Elevation Loss:1540 ft / 469 m
    Distance:2 mi / 3.2 km
    Quality:5 (on a subjective 1-10 scale)
    Route Conditions:
Maintained Trail, Stream Ford, Snow on Ground
    Gear Used:
Crampons, Ski Poles
    Weather:Cool, Calm, Clear
Ascent Statistics
    Elevation Gain:100 ft / 30 m
    Distance:0.1 mi / 0.2 km
    Route:Avalon Summit Spur
    Trailhead:Avalon Trail  3340 ft / 1018 m
    Time Up:10 Minutes
Descent Statistics
    Elevation Loss:1540 ft / 469 m
    Distance:1.9 mi / 3.1 km
    Route:Avalon Trail
    Trailhead:Crawfords  1900 ft / 579 m
    Time Down:2 Hours 
Ascent Part of Trip: Mount Tom / Field (0 nights total away from roads)

Complete Trip Sequence:
1Mount Willard2010-11-11 a
2Mount Tom2010-11-11 b
3Mount Field2010-11-11 c
4Mount Avalon2010-11-11 d

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