Ascent of Mount Jackson on 2012-03-25
|Others in Party:||Sherri Poliquin|
|Date:||Sunday, March 25, 2012|
|Ascent Type:||Unsuccessful - Turned Back|
| Motorized Transport to Trailhead:||Carpool|
| Location:||USA-New Hampshire|
| Elevation:||1900 ft / 579 m|
Ascent Trip ReportWe went the night before and stayed at the AMC Highland Center. The plan was to hike the next morning to Jackson and maybe Webster. The night before we heard of several hikers stuck and rescue had to be called in due to very muddy and slippery conditions as well as ice. The next day the weather was rainy, cloudy, windy, and wasn't very welcoming so we didn't even bother attempting the hike. Webster offers great views but it was clear there was zero visibility that day. So we'll just have to save it for another day.
|Summary Total Data|
| Route Conditions:||Maintained Trail, Stream Ford, Snow on Ground|
| Gear Used:||Crampons, Ski Poles|
| Weather:||Raining, Cold, Very Windy, Low Clouds|
|Ascent Part of Trip: Jackson-Webster (1 nights total away from roads)|
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