Ascent of Mount Moosilauke on 1951-06-26

Climber: Frederick Johnson

Others in Party:Joel Yancy
MIT grad school classmate
----Only Party on Mountain
Date:Tuesday, June 26, 1951
Ascent Type:Successful Summit Attained
    Motorized Transport to Trailhead:Car
Peak:Mount Moosilauke
    Location:USA-New Hampshire
    Elevation:4802 ft / 1463 m

Ascent Trip Report

Drove up from Cambridge, MA, early this morning--parked at Moosilauje Ravine Lodge--hiked the loop to the top via the 3.7-mile Gorge Brook Tr--returned via the Gorge Brook Tr-Red Snapper Tr-Carriage Rd. A perfect spring day with sweeping views from the treeless summit. This fine peaks is the most westerly of the NH 4000' peaks and is the 10th highest
Summary Total Data
    Total Elevation Gain:2162 ft / 658 m
    Total Elevation Loss:2162 ft / 658 m
    Round-Trip Distance:7.5 mi / 12.1 km
    Grade/Class:Class 1
    Quality:1 (on a subjective 1-10 scale)
    Route Conditions:
Road Hike, Maintained Trail
Ascent Statistics
    Gain on way in:2162 ft / 658 m
    Distance:3.7 mi / 5.9 km
    Route:Gorge Brook Tr
    Start Trailhead:Mooseilauke Ravine Lodge  2640 ft / 804 m
Descent Statistics
    Loss on way out:2162 ft / 658 m
    Distance:3.8 mi / 6.1 km
    Route:Gorge Brook Tr-Red Snapper Tr-Carriage Rd
    End Trailhead:Moosilauke Ravine Lodge  2640 ft / 804 m

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