Ascent of South Twin on 2012-02-18

Climber: David Darby

Others in Party:Tom Smith
Date:Saturday, February 18, 2012
Ascent Type:Successful Summit Attained
Peak:South Twin
    Location:USA-New Hampshire
    Elevation:4902 ft / 1494 m

Ascent Trip Report

7:30am - Start, end of Little River Road, bushwhack over to Haystack road
8:05am - end of Haystack Rd Parking lot/trail head
9:00am - Little river Stream crossing
10:40am - North Twin summit
11:35am - South Twin summit
12:05pm - Galehead hut (lunch)
12:30pm - Galehead Summit
12:43pm - Galehead hut (more lunch)
1:05pm - Depart Galehead hut
1:45pm - Garfield Ridge East summit (bushwhack)
2:30pm - Franconia Bk-Tr intersection
3:15pm - Garfield trail intersection
3:30pm - Garfield Summit
4:00pm - Garfield trail intersection (after revisting the Garfield campsite)
6:00pm - Garfield Ridge trail parking lot
6:20pm - Outer Garfield parking on 302 (done)

16.77 Miles, 5,572' vertical, 10:50
Summary Total Data
    Route Conditions:
Maintained Trail, Snow on Ground, Snow Climb
    Gear Used:
    Weather:Cool, Calm, Low Clouds
20 degrees, no wind, clouds
Ascent Part of Trip: 2012-02-18-Twins

Complete Trip Sequence:
1North Twin2012-02-18 
2South Twin2012-02-18 
3Galehead Mountain2012-02-18 
4Garfield Ridge East2012-02-18 
5Mount Garfield2012-02-18 
GPS Data for Ascent/Trip

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Peaks:  climbed and  unclimbed by David Darby
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