Ascent of Stratham Hill on 2012-05-20
|Date:||Sunday, May 20, 2012|
|Ascent Type:||Successful Summit Attained|
| Location:||USA-New Hampshire|
| Elevation:||280 ft / 85 m|
Ascent Trip ReportI parked in the Stratham Hill Park parking lot and then searched for a trail to the top.
I took the Lincoln Trail to the summit. It was rather short at about a tenth of a mile. It passed through woods and went by a few benches and a plaque, and then there was an opening at the end of the trail. After a few minutes, I arrived at the summit.
Stratham Hill's summit is very open and contains a few benches and a very large observation tower. I climbed the tower to get some good views of the seacoast and farther.
I carefully descended the tower, checked out the summit some more, and went back down the Lincoln Trail and to my truck.
|Summary Total Data|
| Elevation Gain:||160 ft / 49 m|
| Distance:||0.2 mi / 0.3 km|
| Route:||Lincoln Trail|
| Trailhead:||Stratham Hill Park 120 ft / 36 m|
| Route Conditions:||Maintained Trail|
| Weather:||Pleasant, Calm, Partly Cloudy|
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