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Ascent of Sayre Peak on 2012-08-20

Climber: David Darby

Other People:Solo Ascent
Only Party on Mountain
Date:Monday, August 20, 2012
Ascent Type:Successful Summit Attained
    Motorized Transport to Trailhead:Car
Peak:Sayre Peak
    Location:USA-New Hampshire
    Elevation:3157 ft / 962 m

Ascent Trip Report

Drove over from Winnepesaukee while vacationing. Parked at the Moosilaukee lodge parking at the end of Ravine Rd.

7:35am - Begin hiking, up the Merril Ski Loop
8:02am - Trail intersection (Dead end - Sayre, toward Ridge trail)
N.B. - the maps don't show it, but the trail goes all the way to Sayre peak.
8:09am - Summit, Sayre Peak (radio tower)
8:20am - Back at trail intersection
8:45am - Summit, Kirkham Mountain (Bushwhacked in and out)
8:59am - 10th Mt. Division Outlook sign
9:05am - Bushwhack begines
9:39am - Summit, Blue Ridge (signs indicated Blarney or something)
10:35am - Summit, Mount Waternomee (this was a hard one)
10:50am - Bushwhack done (~1.75 hrs), on ? trail (phew)
11:03am - Summit, Mount Jim
11:09am - Intersection, Beaver Brook trail
11:42am - Intersection, Benton trail
11:50am - Summit, Moosilauke
11:58am - Summit, Moosilauke-East
12:06pm - Summit, Moosilauke
12:32pm - Intersection, Carriage road trail
12:47pm - Summit, Moosilauke-South
12:51pm - Intersection, Carriage road trail
1:13pm - Intersection, Snapper trail
1:29pm - George Brook trail
1:40pm - Back to car
Summary Total Data
    Elevation Gain:736 ft / 225 m
    Route Conditions:
Maintained Trail
    Weather:Pleasant, Calm, Clear
Ascent Statistics
    Elevation Gain:736 ft / 225 m
    Distance:1.5 mi / 2.4 km
    Route:Merril Ski Loop
    Trailhead:End of Ravine Rd  2421 ft / 737 m
    Time Up:34 Minutes
Descent Statistics
Ascent Part of Trip: 2012-08-20-Moosilauke

Complete Trip Sequence:
OrderPeak/PointDate
1Sayre Peak2012-08-20
2Kirkham Mountain2012-08-20
3Blue Ridge2012-08-20
4Mount Waternomee2012-08-20
5Mount Jim2012-08-20
6Mount Moosilauke2012-08-20
7Mount Moosilauke-East Peak2012-08-20
8Mount Moosilauke-South Summit2012-08-20
GPS Data for Ascent/Trip


 GPS Waypoints - Hover or click to see name and lat/long
Peaks:  climbed and  unclimbed by David Darby
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