Ascent of Saddle Hill on 2015-08-27

Climber: Jean André Laverdure

Date:Thursday, August 27, 2015
Ascent Type:Successful Summit Attained
Peak:Saddle Hill
    Location:USA-New Hampshire
    Elevation:1300 ft / 396 m

Ascent Trip Report

An easy climb to an eastern outlook, little known cabin and intact relic built by Prof Herman B. Chase, "a rare treasure, little known by even the locals" (Geocache GC1YFGN); Saddle Hill Rd from the south is near impossible by passenger vehicle but a quite simple reach from its northern access.
Summary Total Data
    Elevation Gain:235 ft / 72 m
    Elevation Loss:235 ft / 72 m
    Distance:0.7 mi / 1.1 km
    Route Conditions:
Unmaintained Trail, Open Country, Bushwhack
    Gear Used:
Ski Poles
    Weather:Pleasant, Breezy, Partly Cloudy
Ascent Statistics
    Elevation Gain:225 ft / 69 m
    Distance:0.3 mi / 0.4 km
    Route:Logging Rd & Logging Cut Wack
    Trailhead:Saddle Hill Rd  1075 ft / 327 m
    Time Up:10 Minutes
Descent Statistics
    Elevation Loss:235 ft / 72 m
    Extra Gain:10 ft / 3 m
    Distance:0.4 mi / 0.7 km
    Route:Logging Cut Wack & Logging Rd
    Trailhead:Saddle Hill Rd  1075 ft / 327 m
    Time Down:27 Minutes
GPS Data for Ascent/Trip

 GPS Waypoints - Hover or click to see name and lat/long
Peaks:  climbed and  unclimbed by Jean André Laverdure
Click Here for a Full Screen Map
Note: GPS Tracks may not be accurate, and may not show the best route. Do not follow this route blindly. Conditions change frequently. Use of a GPS unit in the outdoors, even with a pre-loaded track, is no substitute for experience and good judgment. accepts NO responsibility or liability from use of this data.

Download this GPS track as a GPX file

This page has been served 147 times since 2005-01-15.

Copyright © 1987-2018 by All Rights Reserved. Questions/Comments/Corrections? See the Contact Page Terms of Service