Ascent of Mount Washington on 2008-01-19

Climber: kevin Backer

Others in Party:Scott Ruhmel
Jay Heverly. Pat from IMCS
Date:Saturday, January 19, 2008
Ascent Type:Successful Summit Attained
Peak:Mount Washington
    Location:USA-New Hampshire
    Elevation:6288 ft / 1916 m

Ascent Trip Report

Climbed Mt washington NH via the lions head route with two friends. JAY HEVERLY AND SCOTT RUHMEL. Reached summit at 1250 pm very windy 60+ MPH winds. LOTS of rime ice. very cold. GUIDED by pat from IMCS.
Summary Total Data
    Elevation Gain:4488 ft / 1368 m
    Route Conditions:
Maintained Trail, Unmaintained Trail, Snow on Ground, Snow Climb
    Gear Used:
Ice Axe, Crampons, Ski Poles, Guide
    Weather:Frigid, Very Windy, Overcast
Ascent Statistics
    Elevation Gain:4488 ft / 1368 m
    Distance:4.2 mi / 6.8 km
    Route:lions head
    Trailhead:pinkham notch  1800 ft / 548 m
    Time Up:4 Hours 50 Minutes
Descent Statistics

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