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Ascent of Mount Hancock on 2010-09-05

Climber: Brian Harrington

Others in Party:Joe
Date:Sunday, September 5, 2010
Ascent Type:Successful Summit Attained
Peak:Mount Hancock
    Location:USA-New Hampshire
    Elevation:4400 ft / 1341 m

Ascent Trip Report

Mt Hancock also has a path to a lookout with a pretty good view. The path down was very steep for 0.7 miles then its pretty easy.
Summary Total Data
    Total Elevation Gain:120 ft / 36 m
    Total Elevation Loss:2271 ft / 692 m
    Round-Trip Distance:5.2 mi / 8.4 km
    Quality:3 (on a subjective 1-10 scale)
    Route Conditions:
Maintained Trail, Stream Ford
    Gear Used:
Ski Poles
    Nights Spent:0 nights away from roads
    Weather:Drizzle, Cool, Windy, Partly Cloudy
Ascent Statistics
    Gain on way in:120 ft / 36 m
    Distance:0.9 mi / 1.5 km
    Route:Hancock Loop
    Start Trailhead:Middle Peak  4280 ft / 1304 m
    Time:30 Minutes
Descent Statistics
    Loss on way out:2271 ft / 692 m
    Distance:4.3 mi / 6.9 km
    Route:Hancock Loop, Cedar Brook Trail, Hancock Notch Tra
    End Trailhead:Kancamagus Hwy  2129 ft / 648 m
    Time:2 Hours 
Ascent Part of Trip: Hancock (0 nights total away from roads)

Complete Trip Sequence:
OrderPeak/PointDateGain
1South Hancock2010-09-052190 ft / 668 m
2Mount Hancock-Middle Peak2010-09-050 ft / 0 m
3Mount Hancock2010-09-05120 ft / 37 m
Total Trip Gain: 2310 ft / 705 m    Total Trip Loss: 2310 ft / 704 m



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