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Ascent of Mount Truman on 2012-08-14

Climber: Gabriel C

Others in Party:Luiza Manceau
Date:Tuesday, August 14, 2012
Ascent Type:Successful Summit Attained
Peak:Mount Truman
    Location:USA-New Hampshire
    Elevation:5000 ft / 1524 m

Ascent Trip Report

Going over Mt. Truman was mainly a slight rockhop away from the col. Luiza was keeping up quite quickly and as I was waiting for her, she told me she was trying to at least get to Mt. Lincoln ahead of the blue shirt guy. We breezed over the summit and went on towards the next peak.
Summary Total Data
    Total Elevation Gain:80 ft / 24 m
    Total Elevation Loss:80 ft / 24 m
    Round-Trip Distance:0.3 mi / 0.5 km
    Grade/Class:2
    Quality:8 (on a subjective 1-10 scale)
    Route Conditions:
Maintained Trail
    Gear Used:
Tent Camp
    Weather:Hot, Calm, Clear
Ascent Statistics
    Gain on way in:80 ft / 24 m
    Distance:0.1 mi / 0.2 km
    Route:Franconia ridge trail
    Start Trailhead:Mount Truman key col  4920 ft / 1499 m
    Time:5 Minutes
Descent Statistics
    Loss on way out:80 ft / 24 m
    Distance:0.2 mi / 0.3 km
    Route:Franconia ridge trail
    End Trailhead:Truman/Lincoln col  4920 ft / 1499 m
    Time:10 Minutes
Ascent Part of Trip: Franconia Notch (August 2012) (3 nights total away from roads)

Complete Trip Sequence:
OrderPeak/PointDateGain
1Cannon Mountain2012-08-13 a2353 ft / 717 m
2Cannon Mountain-East Peak2012-08-13 b106 ft / 32 m
3Mount Lafayette2012-08-14 a3525 ft / 1074 m
4Mount Truman2012-08-14 b80 ft / 24 m
5Mount Lincoln2012-08-14 c169 ft / 52 m
6Little Haystack2012-08-14 d70 ft / 21 m
7Mount Liberty2012-08-14 e379 ft / 116 m
8Mount Flume2012-08-14 f504 ft / 154 m
9North Kinsman Mountain2012-08-15 a2833 ft / 863 m
10South Kinsman Mountain2012-08-15 b318 ft / 97 m
11North Kinsman Mountain2012-08-15 c553 ft / 169 m
Total Trip Gain: 10890 ft / 3319 m    Total Trip Loss: 10890 ft / 3317 m



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