Ascent of Mount Osceola-East Peak on 2012-10-27
|Others in Party:||Ted Charrette|
|Date:||Saturday, October 27, 2012|
|Ascent Type:||Successful Summit Attained|
| Motorized Transport to Trailhead:||Car|
|Peak:||Mount Osceola-East Peak|
| Location:||USA-New Hampshire|
| Elevation:||4156 ft / 1266 m|
Ascent Trip ReportFranken-Hike (What a bushwhack).
7:25am - Depart Greeley Ponds/Kanc parking lot
7:50am - Trail junction, right + up
8:40am - Osceola East summit
9:04am - Osceola summit, ~10 mins on the summit
10:27am - Osceola Mid (bushwhack, signed Hiker Ed log
11:00am - Osceola West (bushwhack, signed Hiker Ed log)
1:05pm - FINALLY - the east pond trail (for ~200m). Start bushwhacking up to Scar's.
2:00pm - Scar Ridge Southeast, Signed log book
2:49pm - Scar Ridge East, Signed log book
3:20pm - Scar Ridge-Peak 3400, no log book
4:30pm - Scar Ridge-Middle Peak, Signed log book. Decided to head toward east pond - no good, cliffs and thick. Bushwhacked down to kanc.
5:23pm - Bottom of "scar" (rock slide area), fell and ripped wrist open. Good thing I had medical kit.
7:00pm - Kancamangus - Finally, done bushwhacking....
7:35pm - Back at car.
|Summary Total Data|
| Total Elevation Gain:||2174 ft / 662 m|
| Route Conditions:||Maintained Trail|
| Weather:||Pleasant, Calm, Clear|
| Gain on way in:||2174 ft / 662 m|
| Distance:||2.4 mi / 3.9 km|
| Route:||Greeley Ponds trail to Osceola|
| Start Trailhead:||Kanc/Greeley Ponds trailhead 1982 ft / 604 m|
| Time:||1 Hours 15 Minutes|
|Ascent Part of Trip: 2012-10-27 Scars|
Complete Trip Sequence:
Total Trip Gain: 5053 ft / 1541 m Total Trip Loss: 5235 ft / 1595 m
|GPS Data for Ascent/Trip|
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Peaks: climbed and unclimbed by David Darby
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