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Ascent of Mount Hancock-Northwest Peak on 2013-07-31

Climber: Robert Garneau

Others in Party:Susan Garneau
Josie (canine)
----Only Party on Mountain
Date:Wednesday, July 31, 2013
Ascent Type:Successful Summit Attained
Peak:Mount Hancock-Northwest Peak
    Location:USA-New Hampshire
    Elevation:4000 ft / 1219 m

Ascent Trip Report

May want to leave the shorts at home...similar in difficulty to Middle to West Peak of Osceola but much longer, with virtually no sign of traffic. One rocky promontory near the NW Peak provides a decent view of Carrigain but otherwise heavily wooded.
Summary Total Data
    Total Elevation Gain:2961 ft / 902 m
    Extra Gain:545 ft / 166 m
    Round-Trip Distance:11.2 mi / 18 km
    Route:Hancock Notch Tr
    Trailhead:Hancock TH  2129 ft / 648 m
    Quality:3 (on a subjective 1-10 scale)
    Route Conditions:
Maintained Trail, Bushwhack
    Weather:Pleasant, Calm, Partly Cloudy
Ascent Statistics
    Time:6 Hours 30 Minutes
Ascent Part of Trip: Hancock NW Peak

Complete Trip Sequence:
OrderPeak/PointDateGain
1Mount Hancock2013-07-31 
2Mount Hancock-Northwest Peak2013-07-312961 ft / 903 m
Total Trip Gain: 2961 ft / 903 m    Total Trip Loss: 2961 ft / 903 m



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