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Ascent of Mount Isolation on 2011-08-20

Climber: Ray Di Ciaccio

Others in Party:Tim Tregubov
Date:Saturday, August 20, 2011
Ascent Type:Successful Summit Attained
Peak:Mount Isolation
    Location:USA-New Hampshire
    Elevation:4003 ft / 1220 m

Ascent Trip Report

Ascended up past Glen Boulder -- really awesome ascent. Tons of hiking above trees. Challenging uphill climb. We found a lot of wild blueberries along the way. We ascended almost to the Boot Spur, only to descend a lot to complete our "ascent" of Mt Isolation. Long hike to finally get out there. We decided to bushwhack our way back along a stream that connect back to the main brook, which would take us back to the path. Unfortunately it was very slow going and we wasted a lot of time bushwhacking. Eventually made it out (in the dark) and had to hitchhike back to our car. No one picked us up for the longest time (it was night after all), but eventually we got a ride back from an older gentleman.
Summary Total Data
    Elevation Gain:3653 ft / 1113 m
    Elevation Loss:3653 ft / 1113 m
    Distance:10.5 mi / 16.9 km
    Route Conditions:
Maintained Trail, Bushwhack
Ascent Statistics
    Elevation Gain:3653 ft / 1113 m
    Extra Loss:1600 ft / 487 m
    Distance:6 mi / 9.7 km
    Route:Glen Boulder Tr - Davis Path
    Trailhead:Glen Ellis Falls Parking  1950 ft / 594 m
Descent Statistics
    Elevation Loss:2053 ft / 626 m
    Distance:4.5 mi / 7.2 km
    Route:No clue
    Trailhead:Glen Ellis Falls Parking  1950 ft / 594 m



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