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Ascent of Mount Hancock on 1961-07-19

Climber: Chip Carpenter

Date:Wednesday, July 19, 1961
Ascent Type:Successful Summit Attained
Peak:Mount Hancock
    Location:USA-New Hampshire
    Elevation:4400 ft / 1341 m

Ascent Trip Report

Hike leader Charlie Platt quote:
"Mt Hancock was a new find for Pasquaney. However, many aspirants to the A.M.C's Four Thousand Footer Club have already found it and constructed a rough trail to its two summits and along the connecting ridge. This trail is not yet officially recognized by the A.M.C., but following it is not difficult except when it passes up a steep land-slide. This section of the trail the First Walk... found exciting."

kancamagus to Hancock Loop Trail
Summary Total Data
    Elevation Gain:2271 ft / 693 m
    Elevation Loss:2271 ft / 693 m
    Route Conditions:
Unmaintained Trail
    Weather:Cool
clear shies and cool temperatures
Ascent Statistics
    Elevation Gain:2271 ft / 693 m
    Route:camp hike 1st walk
    Trailhead:2129 ft / 648 m
Descent Statistics
    Elevation Loss:2271 ft / 693 m
    Trailhead:2129 ft / 648 m



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