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Ascent of Mount Lincoln on 2012-08-14

Climber: Gabriel Couët

Others in Party:Luiza Manceau
Date:Tuesday, August 14, 2012
Ascent Type:Successful Summit Attained
Peak:Mount Lincoln
    Location:USA-New Hampshire
    Elevation:5089 ft / 1551 m

Ascent Trip Report

Coming down from Mt. Truman and then back up towards Mt. Lincoln was again very quick. The distances were short and there wasn't much elevation gain. We paused once to take pictures but gained the summit shortly afterwards. Luiza made her goal of keeping ahead of the blue shirt guy. There, we paused for more pictures and he passed us for good.

After gazing at the scenery for a couple minutes, we resumed our ridge hike towards Little Haystack.
Summary Total Data
    Elevation Gain:169 ft / 52 m
    Elevation Loss:369 ft / 113 m
    Distance:0.7 mi / 1.1 km
    Grade/Class:2
    Quality:8 (on a subjective 1-10 scale)
    Route Conditions:
Maintained Trail
    Gear Used:
Tent Camp
    Weather:Hot, Calm, Clear
Ascent Statistics
    Elevation Gain:169 ft / 52 m
    Distance:0.2 mi / 0.3 km
    Route:Franconia ridge trail
    Trailhead:Truman/Lincoln col  4920 ft / 1499 m
    Time Up:10 Minutes
Descent Statistics
    Elevation Loss:369 ft / 113 m
    Distance:0.5 mi / 0.8 km
    Route:Franconia ridge trail
    Trailhead:Lincoln/Haystack col  4720 ft / 1438 m
    Time Down:26 Minutes
Ascent Part of Trip: Franconia Notch (August 2012) (3 nights total away from roads)

Complete Trip Sequence:
OrderPeak/PointDate
1Cannon Mountain2012-08-13 a
2Cannon Mountain-East Peak2012-08-13 b
3Mount Lafayette2012-08-14 a
4Mount Truman2012-08-14 b
5Mount Lincoln2012-08-14 c
6Little Haystack2012-08-14 d
7Mount Liberty2012-08-14 e
8Mount Flume2012-08-14 f
9Kinsman Mountain-North Peak2012-08-15 a
10Kinsman Mountain2012-08-15 b
11Kinsman Mountain-North Peak2012-08-15 c



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