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Ascent of Mount Whiteface-Ledges on 2015-03-28

Climber: David Darby

Others in Party:Jackson Charrette
Date:Saturday, March 28, 2015
Ascent Type:Successful Summit Attained
    Motorized Transport to Trailhead:Car
Peak:Mount Whiteface-Ledges
    Location:USA-New Hampshire
    Elevation:4000 ft / 1219 m

Ascent Trip Report

08:00 - Park at Ferncroft parking lot. Surprise, ~20 other cars there, and lots of people
08:11 - Jackson and I depart for Blueberry ridge trail.
09:06 - Blueberry Ridge/Blueberry cutoff trail intersection
10:25 - Kate Sleeper trail intersection/Trailhead, left onto trail
10:56 - Downes Brook trail intersection
11:52 - East Sleeper Summit
11:57 - Back down to Kate Sleeper trail (right)
12:52 - West Sleeper summit (5+ minute lunch break)
13:38 - Kate Sleeper/East Sleeper trail intersection
14:42 - Kate Sleeper / Whiteface (back to main trail)
16:09 - Rollins trail / Dicey Mill trail intersection (sled down)
17:42 - Back to Fercroft parking lot.



Summary Total Data
    Total Elevation Gain:3350 ft / 1021 m
    Quality:7 (on a subjective 1-10 scale)
    Route Conditions:
Maintained Trail, Snow on Ground, Snow Climb
    Gear Used:
Crampons
    Weather:Snowing, Cold, Calm, Low Clouds
Early snow/clouds, afternoon clear
Ascent Statistics
    Gain on way in:3350 ft / 1021 m
    Distance:3.6 mi / 5.8 km
    Route:Blueberry Ledge Trail
    Start Trailhead:Fercroft Parking Lot  650 ft / 198 m
    Time:2 Hours 15 Minutes
Descent Statistics
Ascent Part of Trip: 2015-03-29 Sleepers

Complete Trip Sequence:
OrderPeak/PointDateGain
1Mount Whiteface-Ledges2015-03-283350 ft / 1021 m
2East Sleeper2015-03-28600 ft / 183 m
3West Sleeper2015-03-28341 ft / 104 m
4Mount Whiteface2015-03-281069 ft / 326 m
Total Trip Gain: 5360 ft / 1634 m    Total Trip Loss: 5360 ft / 1634 m
GPS Data for Ascent/Trip


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