Ascent of Norumbega Mountain on 2012-10-11
|Date:||Thursday, October 11, 2012|
|Ascent Type:||Successful Summit Attained|
| Elevation:||850 ft / 259 m|
Ascent Trip Report12:30pm Parked at the Gatehouse on Route 3 (near Lower Hadlock Pond) ran down Hadlock Pond road (200’) then up via the Norumbega Mountain trail to the summit (852’) in 25:36 for the 1.7 miles. Ran down the same way to the Gatehouse in 18:13 then 1.5 miles on crappy trail from the Map House up the Eliot Mountain trail to the summit (456’) in 13:52 (from the Gatehouse) and down in 12:02. total time 1:21:35 for 6+ miles. Both mountains had no view from the summit. Norumbega had some open ledges prior to the summit with views of Hadlock Pond and South to the Northeast Harbor and beyond.
|Summary Total Data|
| Total Elevation Gain:||650 ft / 198 m|
| Round-Trip Distance:||3.4 mi / 5.5 km|
| Route:||Norumbega trail|
| Trailhead:||Gatehouse 200 ft / 60 m|
| Route Conditions:||Road Hike, Maintained Trail|
| Time:||25 Minutes|
| Time:||18 Minutes|
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