Ascent of Mount Mansfield on 1989-07-17

Climber: Joseph Hirniak

Date:Monday, July 17, 1989
Ascent Type:Successful Summit Attained
Peak:Mount Mansfield
    Elevation:4393 ft / 1338 m

Ascent Trip Report

Started at 1020 hr. Hiked Mount Mansfield via the Hazleton Trail which roughly parallels ski slopes and then crosses the toll road closer to the summit ridge. Hiked to the top of the Nose (11:50 hr.) and then on to the Chin (1300 hr.); down to Adams Apple (1315 hr.) Lake of the Clouds (1330 hr.), and back to the Chin (1354 hr. - 1426 hr.) and then back to the summit house (1510 hr.); left the summit ridge at 1524 hr. and back via the Hazleton Trail. Reached trailhead along Route 108 at 1628 hr.
Summary Total Data
    Elevation Gain:940 ft / 286 m
    Elevation Loss:790 ft / 240 m
    Quality:6 (on a subjective 1-10 scale)
    Route Conditions:
Maintained Trail
    Weather:Cool, Calm, Partly Cloudy
Ascent Statistics
    Elevation Gain:940 ft / 286 m
    Extra Loss:395 ft / 120 m
    Route:Long Trail
    Trailhead:Summit station  3848 ft / 1172 m
Descent Statistics
    Elevation Loss:395 ft / 120 m
    Route:Hazelton Trail
    Trailhead:Route 108/Trailhead  3998 ft / 1218 m
Ascent Part of Trip: Mansfield-Nose-Adams Apple

Complete Trip Sequence:
1Mount Mansfield-The Nose1989-07-17
2Mount Mansfield1989-07-17
3Mount Mansfield-Adams Apple1989-07-17

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