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Ascent of Bacon Ledge on 2017-11-19

Climber: Arthur Caverly

Others in Party:Ashley
----Only Party on Mountain
Date:Sunday, November 19, 2017
Ascent Type:Successful Summit Attained
Peak:Bacon Ledge
    Location:USA-New Hampshire
    Elevation:1949 ft / 594 m

Ascent Trip Report

The Tiguan made it all the way to the gate, but any less ground clearance and we would've had to stop earlier. The actual trail doesn't line up with either Caltopo or Global topo maps, so be aware of that. It's an easy road walk to the trail intersection, and then a smaller trail after that. At the intersection,we assumed it was a loop, but the trail to the north fades quickly, and we turned around and went the other way. The other trail goes right to Bacon ledge. Good views from the top here, but very windy still. On to Round mountain.
Summary Total Data
    Total Elevation Gain:647 ft / 197 m
    Total Elevation Loss:83 ft / 25 m
    Round-Trip Distance:1.6 mi / 2.6 km
    Route Conditions:
Maintained Trail
    Weather:Cool, Very Windy, Overcast
Ascent Statistics
    Gain on way in:647 ft / 197 m
        Gain Breakdown:Net: 597 ft / 182 m; Extra: 50 ft / 15m
    Loss on way in:50 ft / 15 m
    Distance:1.4 mi / 2.3 km
    Route:Trail
    Start Trailhead:Gate  1352 ft / 412 m
    Time:42 Minutes
Descent Statistics
    Loss on way out:33 ft / 10 m
    Distance:0.2 mi / 0.4 km
    Route:Trail
    End Trailhead:Col to Round  1916 ft / 583 m
    Time:5 Minutes
Ascent Part of Trip: Bacon Round 11-19-17

Complete Trip Sequence:
OrderPeak/PointDateGain
1Bacon Ledge2017-11-19 b647 ft / 197 m
2Round Mountain2017-11-19 c108 ft / 33 m
Total Trip Gain: 755 ft / 230 m    Total Trip Loss: 755 ft / 230 m
GPS Data for Ascent/Trip


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Peaks:  climbed and  unclimbed by Arthur Caverly
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