Ascent of Cannon Mountain on 2011-02-26

Climber: David Darby

Others in Party:Tom Smith
Date:Saturday, February 26, 2011
Ascent Type:Successful Summit Attained
Peak:Cannon Mountain
    Location:USA-New Hampshire
    Elevation:4080 ft / 1243 m

Ascent Trip Report

Great hike. Broke trail - a lot (from Parking lot -> Kinsmans & Cannon Balls)

Lafayette Campground -> Lonesome Lake Hut -> Kinsman N -> Kinsman S -> Kinsman N -> Cannon Balls W -> Cannon Balls -> Cannon -> Sledded down ski area

Started: ~7am, Finished ~4:30 (GPS track missed first 15 mins and last 15 mins), ~16.24K total distance
Summary Total Data
    Total Elevation Gain:2308 ft / 703 m
    Total Elevation Loss:2072 ft / 631 m
    Route Conditions:
Maintained Trail, Snow on Ground, Snow Climb
    Gear Used:
    Weather:Cold, Calm, Overcast
Blue sky morning, clouded up pretty good in the afternoon
Ascent Statistics
    Gain on way in:2308 ft / 703 m
    Route:Lonesome Lake Trail, Fishing Jimmy
    Start Trailhead:Layfayette Campground  1772 ft / 540 m
    Time:3 Hours 
Descent Statistics
    Loss on way out:2072 ft / 631 m
    Route:Ski trails
    End Trailhead:Cannon Ski Area  2008 ft / 612 m
    Time:6 Hours 30 Minutes
Ascent Part of Trip: 2011-02-26-Kinsman

Complete Trip Sequence:
1North Kinsman Mountain2011-02-262521 ft / 768 m
2South Kinsman Mountain2011-02-262586 ft / 788 m
3North Kinsman Mountain-Northeast Peak2011-02-262040 ft / 622 m
4Cannon Balls-West Peak2011-02-261921 ft / 586 m
5The Cannon Balls2011-02-261997 ft / 609 m
6Cannon Mountain2011-02-262308 ft / 703 m
Total Trip Gain: 13373 ft / 4076 m    Total Trip Loss: 7922 ft / 2415 m
GPS Data for Ascent/Trip

 GPS Waypoints - Hover or click to see name and lat/long
Peaks:  climbed and  unclimbed by David Darby
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