Ascent of Mount Osceola-East Peak on 2016-01-18

Climber: Arthur Caverly

Others in Party:Ashley
two dudes from REI in Mass.
Date:Monday, January 18, 2016
Ascent Type:Successful Summit Attained
Peak:Mount Osceola-East Peak
    Location:USA-New Hampshire
    Elevation:4156 ft / 1266 m

Ascent Trip Report

Started at Greely Ponds Trailhead. The snow started shortly after we did, but was not particularly heavy. met a couple guys at the trail head and hiked with them most of the way. Steep, slow going hike up the East side, but fun ridge hike after that. Intermittent views through the low clouds.

Trip Stats: 7.7 mi. 3362 ft. elevation gain. Total Time: 5 hrs. 35 min.
Summary Total Data
    Total Elevation Gain:2306 ft / 702 m
    Total Elevation Loss:451 ft / 137 m
    Round-Trip Distance:3 mi / 4.8 km
    Route Conditions:
Maintained Trail, Snow on Ground
    Gear Used:
    Weather:Snowing, Cold, Calm, Low Clouds
Ascent Statistics
    Gain on way in:2266 ft / 690 m
        Gain Breakdown:Net: 2216 ft / 675 m; Extra: 50 ft / 15m
    Loss on way in:50 ft / 15 m
    Distance:2.6 mi / 4.2 km
    Route:Greeley Pond Trail
    Start Trailhead:Greeley Ponds trailhead  1940 ft / 591 m
    Time:2 Hours 
Descent Statistics
    Loss on way out:401 ft / 122 m
        Loss Breakdown:Net: 361 ft / 110 m; Extra: 40 ft / 12m
    Gain on way out:40 ft / 12 m
    Distance:0.4 mi / 0.6 km
    End Trailhead:Col to Osceola  3795 ft / 1156 m
    Time:15 Minutes
Ascent Part of Trip: Osceolas 1-18-16

Complete Trip Sequence:
1Mount Osceola-East Peak2016-01-18 a2306 ft / 703 m
2Mount Osceola2016-01-18 b590 ft / 180 m
3Mount Osceola-East Peak2016-01-18 c466 ft / 142 m
Total Trip Gain: 3362 ft / 1025 m    Total Trip Loss: 3397 ft / 1035 m
GPS Data for Ascent/Trip

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Peaks:  climbed and  unclimbed by Arthur Caverly
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