Ascent of Mount Franklin on 2011-07-09
|Date:||Saturday, July 9, 2011|
|Ascent Type:||Successful Summit Attained|
| Location:||USA-New Hampshire|
| Elevation:||5000 ft / 1524 m|
Ascent Trip ReportI'm not sure if we crossed the true summit of Mt. Franklin this morning or this afternoon.
In the morning it was a complete white-out and we missed a side trail that looks like it is higher than the summit marked on the Garmin topo map. On our wonderful afternoon return trip, we took the side path and ended up a bit higher than this mornings route. Gorgeous views along the ridge this afternoon.
|Summary Total Data|
| Quality:||6 (on a subjective 1-10 scale)|
| Route Conditions:||Maintained Trail, Scramble|
| Gear Used:||Ski Poles|
| Weather:||Cool, Very Windy, White-out|
White-Out Morning to Clear In afternoon
| Trailhead:||Edmands Path TH |
|Ascent Part of Trip: Monroe-Eisenhower|
Complete Trip Sequence:
This page has been served 273 times since 2005-01-15.