Ascent to Mount Lafayette-The Miseries, Old Bridal Path in 1986

Climber: Dan Lewis

Ascent Type:Unsuccessful - Turned Back
Point Reached:Mount Lafayette - The Miseries, Old Bridal Path
    Location:USA-New Hampshire
    Elevation:3450 ft / 1051 m
    Remaining Elevation:1790 ft / 546 m (52% left to go)

Ascent Trip Report

Hiking with the Thunderstorm Junction Hiking Club. The goal was Mount Lafayette; however, the weather deteriorated as we climbed higher, and the group decided to turn around at approximately 3540 feet, well before Greenleaf Hut.
Summary Total Data
    Total Elevation Gain:1650 ft / 502 m
    Total Elevation Loss:1650 ft / 502 m
    Round-Trip Distance:4.6 mi / 7.4 km
    Route Conditions:
Maintained Trail
    Weather:Raining, Low Clouds
Ascent Statistics
    Gain on way in:1650 ft / 502 m
    Distance:2.3 mi / 3.7 km
    Route:Old Bridal Path
    Start Trailhead:Lafayette Place   1800 ft / 548 m
Descent Statistics
    Loss on way out:1650 ft / 502 m
    Distance:2.3 mi / 3.7 km
    Route:Old Bridle Path
    End Trailhead:Lafayette Place   1800 ft / 548 m

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