Ascent of Mount Jackson on 2016-01-03

Climber: Arthur Caverly

Others in Party:Ashley
Date:Sunday, January 3, 2016
Ascent Type:Successful Summit Attained
Peak:Mount Jackson
    Location:USA-New Hampshire
    Elevation:4052 ft / 1235 m

Ascent Trip Report

Put on the spikes about half way to Jackson from Webster, due to ice on the trail. Wind was not bad in the trees. At the summit, a few Gray Jays greeted us, undeterred by the high winds. It cleared up a little and stopped snowing for a bit. Had a nice view of the hotel to the North.

Trip Stats: 8.2 mi. 3084 ft. elevation gain. Total time: 6 hours 6 Minutes.
Summary Total Data
    Total Elevation Gain:662 ft / 201 m
    Total Elevation Loss:712 ft / 216 m
    Round-Trip Distance:1.5 mi / 2.4 km
    Route Conditions:
Maintained Trail, Snow on Ground
    Gear Used:
    Weather:Snowing, Cold, Very Windy, Low Clouds
Ascent Statistics
    Gain on way in:632 ft / 192 m
        Gain Breakdown:Net: 312 ft / 96 m; Extra: 320 ft / 97m
    Loss on way in:320 ft / 97 m
    Distance:0.8 mi / 1.3 km
    Start Trailhead:Col from Webster  3740 ft / 1139 m
    Time:30 Minutes
Descent Statistics
    Loss on way out:392 ft / 119 m
        Loss Breakdown:Net: 362 ft / 111 m; Extra: 30 ft / 9m
    Gain on way out:30 ft / 9 m
    Distance:0.7 mi / 1.1 km
    End Trailhead:Low Point on Trail to North Jackson  3690 ft / 1124 m
    Time:20 Minutes
Ascent Part of Trip: Webster Jackson

Complete Trip Sequence:
1Mount Webster2016-01-03 a2205 ft / 672 m
2Mount Jackson2016-01-03 b662 ft / 202 m
3Mount Jackson-North Peak2016-01-03 c217 ft / 66 m
Total Trip Gain: 3084 ft / 940 m    Total Trip Loss: 3084 ft / 940 m
GPS Data for Ascent/Trip

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