Ascent of Mount Passaconaway on 2014-04-26
|Date:||Saturday, April 26, 2014|
|Ascent Type:||Successful Summit Attained|
| Location:||USA-New Hampshire|
| Elevation:||4043 ft / 1232 m|
Ascent Trip ReportHit the trail at 7:30. Snow started at 9. Accidentally took the Wonacalet Range Trail for a few miles before finally talking myself into it being the wrong trail. When I went to correct myself I got turned around and made a circle. Started to get scared, eventually found my way back to the WRT/Passaconaway Bypass Junction. Snow in the low 30s became freezing rain in the mid 30s and soaked through 2 pairs of crappy gloves. Really cold and really wet, I was out the for 7 hours and I don't think I've ever been that excited to see my car. Had to sit with the heat on full blast for 5 minutes before I could feel my hands good enough to drive. #30 down!
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| Route Conditions:||Maintained Trail, Stream Ford, Snow on Ground|
| Gear Used:||Crampons, Ski Poles|
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