Ascent of Little Haystack on 2017-08-26

Climber: Jennifer Plaza

Other People:Solo Ascent
Date:Saturday, August 26, 2017
Ascent Type:Successful Summit Attained
Peak:Little Haystack
    Location:USA-New Hampshire
    Elevation:4760 ft / 1450 m

Ascent Trip Report

Franconia Ridge Loop including Little Haystack Mtn., Mt. Lincoln, and Mt. Lafayette. I completed this hike alone. A couple nice waterfalls on the way up. Low stream crossings. Challenging, but manageable grade. Great views along the ridge.
Summary Total Data
    Total Elevation Gain:2980 ft / 908 m
    Quality:6 (on a subjective 1-10 scale)
    Route Conditions:
Road Hike, Maintained Trail, Stream Ford, Scramble, Exposed Scramble
    Gear Used:
Ski Poles
    Weather:Cool, Breezy, Clear
Ascent Statistics
    Gain on way in:2980 ft / 908 m
    Distance:3.2 mi / 5.2 km
    Route:Falling Waters Trail
    Start Trailhead:Lafayette Place Parking Lot  1780 ft / 542 m
    Time:2 Hours 45 Minutes
Descent Statistics
    End Trailhead:Summit of Little Haystack  4760 ft / 1450 m
Ascent Part of Trip: Loop of Little Haystack, Mount Lincoln, and Mount Lafayette

Complete Trip Sequence:
1Little Haystack2017-08-262980 ft / 908 m
2Mount Lincoln2017-08-26329 ft / 100 m
Total Trip Gain: 3309 ft / 1008 m    Total Trip Loss: 0 ft / 0 m

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