Ascent of Mount Pemigewasset on 2011-01-30

Climber: Karen Lemieux

Others in Party:4 Season
Date:Sunday, January 30, 2011
Ascent Type:Successful Summit Attained
Peak:Mount Pemigewasset
    Location:USA-New Hampshire
    Elevation:2557 ft / 779 m

Ascent Trip Report

Mount Pemigewasset is the official name given to the knoll containing the Indian Head profile, best seen from near the Indian Head Resort in Lincoln. Views up and down Franconia Notch can be obtained from ledges near the summit. The Mount Pemigewasset Trail is the shortest and easiset way up and starts at the Flume Visitor Center.
Trailhead: Take I93 to the exit 34A for the Flume Gorge, park at the north end of the Flume Gorge Visitor Center Parking lot .We will hike the Mount Pemigewasset Trail to the summit of Pemigewasset (Indian Head) (2557').Excellent views from the prow like cliff atop the Indian Head.

Time.. 3.5 hours with winter conditions
Distance: To summit of Mount Pemigewasset, about 1.8 miles one-way
Elevation gain: About 1200 feet.... Elevation gain: About 1200 feet
Summit of Mount Pemigewasset, elevation about 2557 feet

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