Ascent of Mount Hitchcock-North Peak on 2012-06-18

Climber: Rodney Ziak

Other People:Solo Ascent
Date:Monday, June 18, 2012
Ascent Type:Successful Summit Attained
Peak:Mount Hitchcock-North Peak
    Location:USA-New Hampshire
    Elevation:3194 ft / 973 m

Ascent Trip Report

Unfortunate navigational error while ascending caused a one hour unpleasant stroll through well known spruce-fir-blowdown cauldron.

On the descent a minor adjustment brought a major change to mountain bikeable bliss
Summary Total Data
    Total Elevation Gain:1967 ft / 599 m
    Total Elevation Loss:203 ft / 61 m
    Round-Trip Distance:8.2 mi / 13.2 km
    Route Conditions:
Maintained Trail, Bushwhack
    Weather:Pleasant, Calm, Clear
Ascent Statistics
    Gain on way in:1967 ft / 599 m
        Gain Breakdown:Net: 1764 ft / 538 m; Extra: 203 ft / 61m
    Loss on way in:203 ft / 61 m
    Distance:3.7 mi / 5.9 km
    Start Trailhead:Lincoln Woods  1430 ft / 435 m
    Time:3 Hours 44 Minutes
Descent Statistics
    Distance:4.5 mi / 7.3 km
    End Trailhead:Lincoln Woods  
    Time:2 Hours 45 Minutes

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