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Ascent of White Cap Mountain on 2020-03-07

Climber: David Darby

Date:Saturday, March 7, 2020
Ascent Type:Successful Summit Attained
Peak:White Cap Mountain
    Location:USA-Maine
    Elevation:3856 ft / 1175 m

Ascent Trip Report

Tring to finish off the Winter NEHH and grabbed 3 peaks today with the help of a "team". We heard the road was plowed so we took advantage of it and grabbed all 3 peaks in one long day.

07:50 - After a short discussion with a local wardon, we were allowed to begin our hike.
11:00 - Kennebago Divide summit (3.6 / 3:10)
12:30 - White Cap summit (1.5 / 1:30) - 15 mins for lunch and celebration for Lynn Kessler (completed WHH)
12:45 - Depart White Cap
15:00 - Boundry summit (3.9 / 2:15)
17:13 - Back at the car (4.9 / 2:13)
Summary Total Data
    Total Elevation Gain:414 ft / 126 m
    Total Elevation Loss:400 ft / 121 m
    Route Conditions:
Unmaintained Trail, Bushwhack, Snow on Ground, Snow Climb
    Gear Used:
Ski Poles, Snowshoes
    Weather:Cold, Calm, Clear
Ascent Statistics
    Gain on way in:414 ft / 126 m
        Gain Breakdown:Net: 14 ft / 4 m; Extra: 400 ft / 121m
    Loss on way in:400 ft / 121 m
    Distance:1.5 mi / 2.4 km
    Route:Bushwhack
    Start Trailhead:Kennebago Divide  3842 ft / 1171 m
    Time:1 Hours 30 Minutes
Descent Statistics
Ascent Part of Trip: 2020_03_07 - Boundry

Complete Trip Sequence:
OrderPeak/PointDateGain
1Kennebago Divide2020-03-072235 ft / 681 m
2White Cap Mountain2020-03-07414 ft / 126 m
3Border Monuments 445-446 Peak2020-03-072400 ft / 732 m
Total Trip Gain: 5049 ft / 1539 m    Total Trip Loss: 5167 ft / 1575 m
GPS Data for Ascent/Trip


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