Peakbagger.com

Ascent of Carpenter Rocks on 2015-02-26

Climber: Jean André Laverdure

Date:Thursday, February 26, 2015
Ascent Type:Successful Summit Attained
Peak:Carpenter Rocks
    Location:USA-Massachusetts
    Elevation:866 ft / 263 m

Ascent Trip Report

Popular winter trails for both skiers and snowshoers, including postholing bare-booters, trails cratered by postholers are extremely annoying to snowshoe on, dangerous for skiers; otherwise an enjoyable Wells State Park trail system of looping trails with an earlier broken Herd Path leading me up to Carpenter's Rocks Vista.
Summary Total Data
    Total Elevation Gain:426 ft / 129 m
    Total Elevation Loss:426 ft / 128 m
    Round-Trip Distance:3.1 mi / 4.9 km
    Quality:4 (on a subjective 1-10 scale)
    Route Conditions:
Maintained Trail, Unmaintained Trail, Bushwhack, Snow on Ground
    Gear Used:
Ski Poles, Snowshoes
    Weather:Cold, Calm, Partly Cloudy
Ascent Statistics
    Gain on way in:426 ft / 129 m
        Gain Breakdown:Net: 236 ft / 71 m; Extra: 190 ft / 57m
    Loss on way in:190 ft / 57 m
    Distance:2.3 mi / 3.7 km
    Route:Park Rd, Mtn Tr, Wack, Mtn Tr, Park Rd & Herd Path
    Start Trailhead:Wells State Park  630 ft / 192 m
    Time:1 Hours 34 Minutes
Descent Statistics
    Loss on way out:236 ft / 71 m
    Distance:0.8 mi / 1.3 km
    Route:Yellow Tr, Red Tr & Park Rd
    End Trailhead:Wells State Park  630 ft / 192 m
    Time:36 Minutes
Ascent Part of Trip: Carpenter Rocks

Complete Trip Sequence:
OrderPeak/PointDateGain
1Walker Mountain2015-02-26 c 
2Carpenter Rocks2015-02-26 d426 ft / 130 m
Total Trip Gain: 426 ft / 130 m    Total Trip Loss: 426 ft / 130 m
GPS Data for Ascent/Trip


 GPS Waypoints - Hover or click to see name and lat/long
Peaks:  climbed and  unclimbed by Jean André Laverdure
Click Here for a Full Screen Map
Note: GPS Tracks may not be accurate, and may not show the best route. Do not follow this route blindly. Conditions change frequently. Use of a GPS unit in the outdoors, even with a pre-loaded track, is no substitute for experience and good judgment. Peakbagger.com accepts NO responsibility or liability from use of this data.

Download this GPS track as a GPX file




This page has been served 149 times since 2005-01-15.




Copyright © 1987-2021 by Peakbagger.com. All Rights Reserved. Questions/Comments/Corrections? See the Contact Page Terms of Service