Ascent of Mount Wolf on 2009-07-25
|Date:||Saturday, July 25, 2009|
|Ascent Type:||Successful Summit Attained|
| Location:||USA-New Hampshire|
| Elevation:||3480 ft / 1060 m|
Ascent Trip ReportThis is actually "Mt. Wolf East Knob". (The description in the AMC White Mountain Guidebook makes this clear.) It is on a spur trail off the AT, marked with a sign "OUTLOOK". I started after noon, so I met all the other day hikers on their return. I met a nice couple who told me the peak was a bushwhack -- they gave me a great description of what turned out to be the West Knob. I missed the very indistinct herd path to the West Knob and found the spur trail to the East Knob, which has a nice, but limited, view. I found the West Knob on the return. The AT (this section is part of the Kinsman Ridge Trail) was quite muddy, which was not a surprise given all the rain we have been having.
|Summary Total Data|
| Distance:||9.2 mi / 14.8 km|
| Route Conditions:||Maintained Trail|
| Weather:||Pleasant, Calm, Partly Cloudy|
| Time Up:||3 Hours 15 Minutes|
| Time Down:||3 Hours |
|Ascent Part of Trip: wolf|
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