Ascent of Kearsarge North on 2009-01-17
|Others in Party:||Daniella Hirschfeld|
|Date:||Saturday, January 17, 2009|
|Ascent Type:||Successful Summit Attained|
| Location:||USA-New Hampshire|
| Elevation:||3268 ft / 996 m|
Ascent Trip Reporttrail well-packed; we left the snowshoes in the car. should have stopped to get out the microspikes earlier i did.
this is the best tower, by far, that i've visited in NH. made of wood, no space-station-like protrusions, cabin was open!! with a table inside (we signed into the log book), upright- instead of trap-door and a wrap-around deck. would be a nice place to spend a night. lots of other hikers, a couple of dogs. wish Delilah had been with us.
Daniella and i chatted at a coffeeshop afterward and then parted ways.
i stopped at Moat Mountain brewpub on my way to the Maine Roadhouse.
|Summary Total Data|
| Elevation Gain:||2653 ft / 809 m|
| Distance:||6.2 mi / 10 km|
| Route:||Mt Kearsarge North tr|
| Trailhead:||Hurricane Mtn Road 615 ft / 187 m|
| Route Conditions:||Maintained Trail, Snow on Ground|
| Weather:||Cool, Calm, Clear|
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