Ascent of Welch Mountain on 2014-08-30

Climber: Jennifer Plaza

Other People:Solo Ascent
Date:Saturday, August 30, 2014
Ascent Type:Successful Summit Attained
Peak:Welch Mountain
    Location:USA-New Hampshire
    Elevation:2605 ft / 794 m

Ascent Trip Report

Great mountain. Steady grade of mostly solid granite. Poles were not useful. Views were great. This would be a very difficult climb if it was even slightly wet or icy.
Summary Total Data
    Total Elevation Gain:1605 ft / 489 m
    Quality:5 (on a subjective 1-10 scale)
    Route Conditions:
Maintained Trail, Stream Ford, Scramble, Exposed Scramble
    Gear Used:
Ski Poles
    Weather:Pleasant, Calm, Clear
Ascent Statistics
    Gain on way in:1605 ft / 489 m
    Route:Welch Mountain Trail
    Start Trailhead:Orris Road Parking Lot  1000 ft / 304 m
    Time:1 Hours 30 Minutes
Descent Statistics
    Route:Dickey Mountain Trail
    End Trailhead:Summit of Welch  2605 ft / 794 m
Ascent Part of Trip: Loop of Welch and Dickey

Complete Trip Sequence:
1Welch Mountain2014-08-301605 ft / 489 m
2Dickey Mountain2014-08-30129 ft / 39 m
Total Trip Gain: 1734 ft / 528 m    Total Trip Loss: 1734 ft / 529 m

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