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Ascent of Mount Jefferson in 1967

Climber: Jay Barnard

Date:1967
Ascent Type:Successful Summit Attained
Peak:Mount Jefferson
    Location:USA-New Hampshire
    Elevation:5712 ft / 1741 m

Ascent Trip Report

Grabbed this peak after second day hiking into the back side of Washington when I was a kid. Mid-day of day 2 (3 day hike) we reached a suitable campsite somewhere just passed intersect of Great Gulf Trail and Six Husbands Trail. After securing camp, we doubled back down Great Gulf Trail to Six Husbands Trail and hiked up Jefferson and back.
Postscript: my childhood hiking log (my first AMC Guide book)"disappeared" while at college. As a result, I've elected to default all my childhood hikes with a date of "1967".
Summary Total Data
    Elevation Gain:4771 ft / 1455 m
    Route:Six Husbands Trail
    Trailhead:Intersect of Great Gulf Trail and Six Husbands Tra  941 ft / 286 m
    Route Conditions:
Maintained Trail
Ascent Part of Trip: Washington#1 (2 nights total away from roads)

Complete Trip Sequence:
OrderPeak/PointDate
1Mount Jefferson1967
2Mount Washington1967



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