Ascent of Mount Lafayette-North Peak on 2012-07-11

Climber: Greg Saltsman

Other People:Solo Ascent
Date:Wednesday, July 11, 2012
Ascent Type:Successful Summit Attained
Peak:Mount Lafayette-North Peak
    Location:USA-New Hampshire
    Elevation:5040 ft / 1536 m

Ascent Trip Report

Descended Greenleaf Trail and Old Bridle Path to the campground after resummitting Lafayette from the north peak. Picked up the bike path at the campground and hiked 3.7 miles back to the Flume Visitor Center where my car was parked. Made good time on the bike path and it was easy on the feet.
Summary Total Data
    Round-Trip Distance:8.5 mi / 13.7 km
    Route Conditions:
Road Hike, Maintained Trail, Open Country, Exposed Scramble
    Gear Used:
Ski Poles
    Weather:Pleasant, Breezy, Clear
Ascent Statistics
    Distance:0.4 mi / 0.6 km
    Route:Garfield Ridge Trail
    Start Trailhead:Mt. Lafayette summit  
Descent Statistics
    Distance:8.1 mi / 13 km
    Route:Garfield Ridge & Greenleaf Trails- Old Bridle Path
    End Trailhead:Flume Visitor Center  
Ascent Part of Trip: Franconia Ridge 2012

Complete Trip Sequence:
1Mount Flume2012-07-11 
2Mount Liberty2012-07-11 
3Little Haystack2012-07-11 
4Mount Lincoln2012-07-11 
5Mount Truman2012-07-11 
6Mount Lafayette2012-07-11 
7Mount Lafayette-North Peak2012-07-11 

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