Ascent of South Hancock on 2013-10-05

Climber: Richard Bedard

Others in Party:Michael Berger -- Trip Report or GPS Track
Brian Platt
Date:Saturday, October 5, 2013
Ascent Type:Successful Summit Attained
    Motorized Transport to Trailhead:Carpool
Peak:South Hancock
    Location:USA-New Hampshire
    Elevation:4319 ft / 1316 m

Ascent Trip Report

South Hancock #25

Summits #25 & #26 today....Did the Hancock loop with Mike Berger & Brian Platt ....Started at 7:45 am & got back to parking lot at 2:25pm Start of the day was cloudy & temps in the 50's.....It was perfect weather for hiking as it never rained & when we got to the summits we did have views
This was a 9.8 mile hike & it took us just under 7 hrs RT.....My legs & knees felt good today ....sore but OK Took 2.5 hrs to get to South peak

Had a great time & a great hike
Summary Total Data
    Elevation Gain:2190 ft / 668 m
    Elevation Loss:2190 ft / 668 m
    Route Conditions:
Maintained Trail
    Gear Used:
Ski Poles
    Weather:Cool, Calm, Overcast
Ascent Statistics
    Elevation Gain:2190 ft / 668 m
    Route:Hancock Notch to Hancock Loop
    Trailhead:Kangamagus Highway  2129 ft / 648 m
Descent Statistics
    Elevation Loss:2190 ft / 668 m
    Route:Hancock Loop to Hancock Notch Tr
    Trailhead:Kangamagus Highway  2129 ft / 648 m
Ascent Part of Trip: Hancocks

Complete Trip Sequence:
1South Hancock2013-10-05
2Mount Hancock-Middle Peak2013-10-05
3Mount Hancock2013-10-05
GPS Data for Ascent/Trip

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Peaks:  climbed and  unclimbed by Richard Bedard
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