Ascent of Rimrock on 2012-10-01

Climber: David Darby

Other People:Solo Ascent
Only Party on Mountain
Date:Monday, October 1, 2012
Ascent Type:Successful Summit Attained
    Location:USA-New Hampshire
    Elevation:2820 ft / 859 m

Ascent Trip Report

After hiking Sunapee and others, headed over to Cardigan to grab it before it got too dark. This was a wet wet wet hike. No rain, just in the clouds and it had rained hard before I started...

06:10pm - Parked at high parking lot(only car there). Took the west ridge trail up.
06:45pm - Summit Cardigan, took Clark trail over to South Summit
06:55pm - Summit Cardigan-South
07:05pm - Summit Rimrock
07:30pm - Back at car
Summary Total Data
    Total Elevation Gain:80 ft / 24 m
    Total Elevation Loss:954 ft / 289 m
    Round-Trip Distance:1.8 mi / 2.9 km
    Route Conditions:
Maintained Trail
    Weather:Cool, Calm, Whiteout/Fog
Wet, in the clouds
Descent (To Destination) Statistics
    Gain on way in:80 ft / 24 m
    Loss on way in:134 ft / 40 m
    Distance:0.4 mi / 0.6 km
    Route:Clark trail
    Start Trailhead:Cardigan-South  2874 ft / 875 m
    Time:10 Minutes
Descent Statistics
    Loss on way out:820 ft / 249 m
    Distance:1.4 mi / 2.2 km
    Route:South Ridge to West Ridge trail
    End Trailhead:Parking lot  2000 ft / 609 m
    Time:25 Minutes
Ascent Part of Trip: 2012-10-01 Cardigan

Complete Trip Sequence:
1Mount Cardigan2012-10-011123 ft / 342 m
2Mount Cardigan - South Peak2012-10-0180 ft / 24 m
3Rimrock2012-10-0180 ft / 24 m
Total Trip Gain: 1283 ft / 390 m    Total Trip Loss: 1325 ft / 404 m
GPS Data for Ascent/Trip

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Peaks:  climbed and  unclimbed by David Darby
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