Ascent of Potash Mountain on 2018-07-28
|Others in Party:||Megan Griffin|
|Date:||Saturday, July 28, 2018|
|Ascent Type:||Successful Summit Attained|
| Location:||USA-New Hampshire|
| Elevation:||2680 ft / 816 m|
Ascent Trip ReportA wonderful little hike. This would make a great training mountain for anyone wanting to give hiking a try. Wonderful Hemlock forests, Hardwood forest and nice views for relatively low effort.
USE CAUTION. The water crossing can be difficult in high water. Suggest bringing dry socks and bare footing it through the river at the trail crossing.
|Summary Total Data|
| Total Elevation Gain:||1400 ft / 426 m|
| Round-Trip Distance:||3.8 mi / 6.1 km|
| Route:||Potash Mountain Trail|
| Trailhead:||Downes Head Brook Trail head 1280 ft / 390 m|
| Quality:||4 (on a subjective 1-10 scale)|
| Route Conditions:||Maintained Trail, Stream Ford|
| Gear Used:||Ski Poles|
| Weather:||Hot, Calm, Partly Cloudy|
| Time:||2 Hours 25 Minutes|
| Time:||1 Hours 30 Minutes|
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