Ascent of Mount Starr King on 2016-01-15

Climber: Matt Larson

Date:Friday, January 15, 2016
Ascent Type:Successful Summit Attained
Peak:Mount Starr King
    Location:USA-New Hampshire
    Elevation:3898 ft / 1188 m

Ascent Trip Report

Went up the starr king trailhead at 7:45. Used snowshoes up and down and had both mt starr king and waumbek to myself. Made summit of waumbek at 9:45 and enjoyed the last morning views of the sun before the clouds started to obscure the distant mountains. Saw about 10 people starting on the trail on the descent.
Summary Total Data
    Total Elevation Gain:2323 ft / 708 m
    Total Elevation Loss:223 ft / 67 m
    Quality:6 (on a subjective 1-10 scale)
    Route Conditions:
Maintained Trail, Snow on Ground
    Gear Used:
Ski Poles, Snowshoes
Ascent Statistics
    Gain on way in:2323 ft / 708 m
    Route:Starr King Trail
    Start Trailhead:1575 ft / 480 m
Descent Statistics
    Loss on way out:223 ft / 67 m
    Route:Kilkenny Ridge Trail
    End Trailhead:3675 ft / 1120 m
Ascent Part of Trip: Waumbek Winter

Complete Trip Sequence:
1Mount Starr King2016-01-152323 ft / 708 m
2Mount Waumbek2016-01-15331 ft / 101 m
3Mount Starr King2016-01-15223 ft / 68 m
Total Trip Gain: 2877 ft / 877 m    Total Trip Loss: 2877 ft / 877 m

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