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Ascent of Great Gulf Wilderness High Point on 2013-06-15

Climber: David Darby

Others in Party:Lisa Sugarman
Date:Saturday, June 15, 2013
Ascent Type:Successful Summit Attained
Peak:Great Gulf Wilderness High Point
    Location:USA-New Hampshire
    Elevation:5906 ft / 1800 m

Ascent Trip Report

Village School, Marblehead, MA teacher hike.

08:15 - Start from Cog Railway parking lot, up Ammonusuc trail
10:35 - Lakes of the Clouds hut (20 min rest)
10:55 - Depart for Monroe
11:06 - Mt. Monroe Summit (10 mins for pictures)
11:18 - Lakes of the Clouds hut (15 min rest)
11:43 - Depart Lakes for Mt. Washington (Appalachian trail)
12:45 - Mt. Washington Summit
Pictures & Lunch break
14:00 - Depart Mt. Washington Summit (Gulfside trail)
14:09 - White Mountain National Forest High Point
14:16 - Great Gulf Wilderness High Point
15:00 - Jewell trail split (take Jewell trail)
17:00 - Back at Cog Railway parking lot
Summary Total Data
    Elevation Gain:246 ft / 75 m
    Elevation Loss:3739 ft / 1140 m
    Distance:4.6 mi / 7.5 km
    Route Conditions:
Maintained Trail, Open Country
    Weather:Pleasant, Breezy, Clear
Ascent Statistics
    Elevation Gain:246 ft / 75 m
    Extra Loss:10 ft / 3 m
    Distance:0.2 mi / 0.4 km
    Route:Gulfside trail
    Trailhead:White Mountain National Park high point  6142 ft / 1872 m
    Time Up:7 Minutes
Descent Statistics
    Elevation Loss:3729 ft / 1137 m
    Distance:4.4 mi / 7.1 km
    Route:Gulfside -> Jewell
    Trailhead:Cog Railway Parking lot  2177 ft / 663 m
    Time Down:2 Hours 45 Minutes
Ascent Part of Trip: 2013-06-15 Washington

Complete Trip Sequence:
OrderPeak/PointDate
1Mount Monroe2013-06-15
2Mount Washington2013-06-15
3White Mountain National Forest High Point2013-06-15
4Great Gulf Wilderness High Point2013-06-15
GPS Data for Ascent/Trip


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Peaks:  climbed and  unclimbed by David Darby
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