Ascent of Mount Lafayette on 2010-11-13

Climber: Gary McMeekin

Date:Saturday, November 13, 2010
Ascent Type:Successful Summit Attained
Peak:Mount Lafayette
    Location:USA-New Hampshire
    Elevation:5240 ft / 1597 m

Ascent Trip Report

Beautiful, clear day. Temps in the 50s. Icy at and above Eagle Pass. One tricky spot just short of the summit of Lafayette that made me glad I had micro spikes with me.
Summary Total Data
    Elevation Gain:3900 ft / 1189 m
    Quality:5 (on a subjective 1-10 scale)
    Route Conditions:
Maintained Trail, Snow on Ground, Scramble, Exposed Scramble, Ice Climb
    Gear Used:
Crampons, Ski Poles
    Weather:Pleasant, Calm, Clear
Warm, sunny
Ascent Statistics
    Elevation Gain:3900 ft / 1189 m
    Trailhead:Cannon Tramway  1340 ft / 408 m
    Time Up:2 Hours 25 Minutes
Descent Statistics
Ascent Part of Trip: Lafayette

Complete Trip Sequence:
1Mount Lafayette2010-11-13
2Mount Lincoln2010-11-13

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