Ascent of Saddle Hill on 2015-08-27

Climber: Jean André Laverdure

Date:Thursday, August 27, 2015
Ascent Type:Successful Summit Attained
Peak:Saddle Hill
    Location:USA-New Hampshire
    Elevation:1300 ft / 396 m

Ascent Trip Report

An easy climb to an eastern outlook, little known cabin and intact relic built by Prof Herman B. Chase, "a rare treasure, little known by even the locals" (Geocache GC1YFGN); Saddle Hill Rd from the south is near impossible by passenger vehicle but a quite simple reach from its northern access.
Summary Total Data
    Total Elevation Gain:235 ft / 71 m
    Total Elevation Loss:235 ft / 71 m
    Round-Trip Distance:0.7 mi / 1.1 km
    Route Conditions:
Unmaintained Trail, Open Country, Bushwhack
    Gear Used:
Ski Poles
    Weather:Pleasant, Breezy, Partly Cloudy
Ascent Statistics
    Gain on way in:225 ft / 68 m
    Distance:0.3 mi / 0.4 km
    Route:Logging Rd & Logging Cut Wack
    Start Trailhead:Saddle Hill Rd  1075 ft / 327 m
    Time:10 Minutes
Descent Statistics
    Loss on way out:235 ft / 71 m
        Loss Breakdown:Net: 225 ft / 69 m; Extra: 10 ft / 3m
    Gain on way out:10 ft / 3 m
    Distance:0.4 mi / 0.7 km
    Route:Logging Cut Wack & Logging Rd
    End Trailhead:Saddle Hill Rd  1075 ft / 327 m
    Time:27 Minutes
GPS Data for Ascent/Trip

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Peaks:  climbed and  unclimbed by Jean André Laverdure
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