Ascent of Mount Adams on 2013-09-13

Climber: Stephen Little

Date:Friday, September 13, 2013
Ascent Type:Successful Summit Attained
Peak:Mount Adams
    Location:USA-New Hampshire
    Elevation:5799 ft / 1767 m

Ascent Trip Report

Stopped at Madison Spring Hut to fill our bladders and grab a piece of cornbread before heading up to Adams. We skipped Jefferson and Washington on account of the heavy rain was slowing us down and we wanted to make the hut for dinner at 6pm, we just made by 5:45 with a few minutes to spare.
Summary Total Data
    Elevation Gain:1949 ft / 593 m
    Elevation Loss:2303 ft / 701 m
    Distance:7.7 mi / 12.4 km
    Quality:7 (on a subjective 1-10 scale)
    Weather:Raining, Cold, Very Windy, Low Clouds
Ascent Statistics
    Elevation Gain:974 ft / 296 m
    Extra Loss:541 ft / 164 m
    Distance:1.5 mi / 2.4 km
    Route:Osgood Trail; Star Lake Trail
    Trailhead:Mount Madison  5366 ft / 1635 m
    Time Up:2 Hours 6 Minutes
Descent Statistics
    Elevation Loss:1762 ft / 537 m
    Extra Gain:975 ft / 297 m
    Distance:6.2 mi / 10 km
    Route:Israel Ridge Trail; Gulfside Trail; Westside Trail
    Trailhead:Lakes of the Clouds Hut  5012 ft / 1527 m
    Time Down:5 Hours 15 Minutes
Ascent Part of Trip: Presidential Range Sep 2013 (1 nights total away from roads)

Complete Trip Sequence:
1Mount Madison2013-09-13
2Mount Adams2013-09-13
3Mount Monroe2013-09-13
4Mount Eisenhower2013-09-13
4Mount Pierce2013-09-13
5Mount Jackson2013-09-13

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