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Ascent of Mount Adams on 2012-08-20

Climber: Dusty Wood

Others in Party:Jason Modeski
Date:Monday, August 20, 2012
Ascent Type:Successful Summit Attained
Peak:Mount Adams
    Location:USA-New Hampshire
    Elevation:5799 ft / 1767 m

Ascent Trip Report

Hiked up from Dolly Cop Campground up Daniel Webster Scout Trail at 10:22am. Reached Osgood Junction at 1:40pm after getting slightly turned around since the cairns are small and the blazes are old.
2:45pm Summited Madison.
3:15pm Madison Hut.
3:40pm left the hut. Using Star Lake Trail.
4:40 Summited Adams.
5:00 Head back. After Star Lake Trail used Parapet Trail back to Osgood Junction and then back down DW Scout.
7:30 treeline
9:30pm Made it back to Trailhead. After 2 grueling hours of night hiking.
Summary Total Data
    Route Conditions:
Maintained Trail, Bushwhack, Exposed Scramble, Rock Climb
    Weather:Perfect Warm but not Hot.



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