Ascent of Mount Passaconaway on 1998-07-02

Climber: Chip Carpenter

Date:Thursday, July 2, 1998
Ascent Type:Successful Summit Attained
Peak:Mount Passaconaway
    Location:USA-New Hampshire
    Elevation:4043 ft / 1232 m

Ascent Trip Report

hot really sticky humid mucky hot

summer after the big ice storms that left many trees toppled and smaller ones bent to the ground
trip up was cleared by the trail crews
trip down wasn’t - oilverian brook trail was a mess of tangled limbs and trees. very hard to follow trail and took much longer then expected.

lots of moose signs

ran out of water
Summary Total Data
    Elevation Gain:2805 ft / 855 m
    Elevation Loss:2805 ft / 855 m
    Distance:11.4 mi / 18.3 km
    Route Conditions:
Maintained Trail, Unmaintained Trail, Bushwhack, Stream Ford
    Weather:Hot, Calm, Partly Cloudy
Ascent Statistics
    Elevation Gain:2805 ft / 855 m
    Distance:4.7 mi / 7.6 km
    Route:bac -passaconaway
    Trailhead:1238 ft / 377 m
Descent Statistics
    Elevation Loss:2805 ft / 855 m
    Distance:6.7 mi / 10.8 km
    Route:square ledge - oliverian brook
    Trailhead:1238 ft / 377 m

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