Ascent of Mount Hitchcock on 2012-06-09

Climber: Jean André Laverdure

Date:Saturday, June 9, 2012
Ascent Type:Successful Summit Attained
Peak:Mount Hitchcock
    Elevation:1000 ft / 304 m

Ascent Trip Report

A stiff climb up to Bare Mtn (with all the views) lead to a roller coaster ridge hike / jog across to Hitchcock whose summit seemed to arrive at the foundations of a former fire tower with the M-M Trail meeting a junction going south.
Summary Total Data
    Elevation Gain:575 ft / 173 m
    Elevation Loss:575 ft / 173 m
    Distance:2.4 mi / 3.9 km
    Quality:3 (on a subjective 1-10 scale)
    Route Conditions:
Maintained Trail
    Weather:Pleasant, Calm, Partly Cloudy
Ascent Statistics
    Elevation Gain:500 ft / 151 m
    Extra Loss:75 ft / 22 m
    Distance:1.2 mi / 2 km
    Route:Metacomet-Monadnock Trail
    Trailhead:Notch Visitor Center  575 ft / 175 m
    Time Up:52 Minutes
Descent Statistics
    Elevation Loss:500 ft / 151 m
    Extra Gain:75 ft / 22 m
    Distance:1.2 mi / 1.9 km
    Route:Metacomet-Monadnock Trail
    Trailhead:Notch Visitor Center  575 ft / 175 m
    Time Down:57 Minutes
Ascent Part of Trip: Mt Norwottock

Complete Trip Sequence:
1Mount Norwottock2012-06-09 a
2Rattlesnake Knob2012-06-09 b
3Bare Mountain2012-06-09 c
4Mount Hitchcock2012-06-09 d
5Bare Mountain2012-06-09 e

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