Mount Flume Climber's Log

Viewing: 1-20 of 52

crag - Apr 19, 2011 11:49 pm Date Climbed: Jul 18, 1994

Franconia ridge double traverse  Sucess!

Hiked up the slide trail on Flume, over Liberty, little Haystack, Lincoln, Lafeyette, Lincoln, little Haystack, then back to the top of Liberty and back to the parking lot from there. Long day, but gorgeous.


jjdubs - Feb 9, 2011 6:24 pm

From Liberty  Sucess!

Trail run from Liberty to Flume during the summer was great!


lambpasty - Sep 13, 2010 3:49 pm Date Climbed: Oct 10, 2009

Flume slide to Liberty  Sucess!

Both times I've hiked this the weather's been cloudy and wet, but still it's been well worth it. The Flume Slide is a ton of fun and I'm looking forward to doing it again this winter!


imzadi - Dec 7, 2009 2:16 pm Date Climbed: Dec 6, 2009

cold and socked in  Sucess!

oh well...I'll see the views from this ridge SOMEDAY


dirth - Oct 11, 2009 10:37 pm Date Climbed: Oct 11, 2009

Escape from the Tourists  Sucess!

Took the flume slide trail up and managed to only run into 5 other groups on the way up. Slightly different on the summit and way down liberty springs where we passed at least 20-30 groups. The mountains are a mess right now.


mlandau3 - Jul 19, 2009 12:08 pm Date Climbed: Jul 11, 2009

Slippery  Sucess!

The Flume Slide trail is slippery, even when dry.


dpryan999 - Mar 1, 2009 7:16 am Date Climbed: Feb 28, 2009

Slushy slog!  Sucess!

3 point something miles meandering through the woods (and falling through the no-longer packed snow!) had us thinking we were going the wrong way...until we made it to the slide. It was steep and slushy going up, but we were rewarded with an amazing summit: infinite visibility, not a breath of wind, and a balmy 25F on top. Just perfect. Probably the best weather & views this winter. After a leisurely lunch on the summit we dragged ourselves over to Liberty and then back to the car.


starship_jen - Oct 20, 2008 2:18 pm Date Climbed: Oct 18, 2008

From Liberty  Sucess!

After doing Lafayette, Lincoln, and Liberty, we figured, what the heck and hit Flume as well. The only question was, which way should we descend. We chose the Flume Slide and I wasn't surprised at how steep it was, but I was bummed to slip, fall and break my tailbone on the way down. : ( It was a painful hike out, as we had to hike to the road and then another 3 or so miles back to the campground. Still, it was a full day of hiking with great views, but Flume will be on my "bad" list for a while!

Sam Page

Sam Page - Oct 17, 2008 8:19 pm Date Climbed: Oct 12, 2008

Great day  Sucess!

Perfect day. Clear and crisp.


Flanders - Oct 3, 2008 11:00 pm Date Climbed: Sep 22, 2008

Gotta do the slide  Sucess!

Go up the Slide Trail, well worth the steep ups as it is scrambly and fun.

Brian Jenkins

Brian Jenkins - Sep 29, 2008 1:07 am Date Climbed: Sep 22, 2008

Great slide  Sucess!

Hiked up the Slide Trail and it was a beautiful day. Had fun on the scrambly parts. Great views.


Tahawus - Aug 12, 2008 2:39 pm Date Climbed: Jul 17, 2007

Mount Flume  Sucess!

Climbed with Liberty via the Liberty Spring Trail from Franconia Notch. A great weather day indeed! We were the only ones there. Nice views of the Kinsmans and of the Franconias from Flume's rocky summit. A nice place to stop and have lunch before returning back over to Liberty.


Lips74 - Jun 13, 2008 11:50 am Date Climbed: May 29, 2008

End of a Long Day  Sucess!

Flume was the final peak we climbed coming from Garfield Ridge and on our way to Lincoln Woods in one long day. It was nice to look back across the full Franconia Range to see how far we had come.

syzygy - May 25, 2008 11:33 pm Date Climbed: Jul 9, 2007

Flume Slide -> Liberty Springs  Sucess!

Everything they say about Flume Slide Trail is true. You go and go wondering when you'll go up - then you regret asking. Really a fun hike, but a good workout too. Crystal clear day.


TLP - May 1, 2008 1:01 pm Date Climbed: Sep 19, 2007

cool time  Sucess!

Just got off the summit when an A-10 fighter jet buzzed the mountain


eric-griz - Dec 1, 2007 9:54 am Date Climbed: Aug 7, 2001

FLume Slide Trail: Very Steep  Sucess!

A very steep hike up the Slide Trail, luckily it was dry.


jpvt - Oct 22, 2007 1:31 am Date Climbed: Oct 20, 2007

Flume Slide Trail  Sucess!

a fun climb.. rain from the night before made the slides a bit interesting at times


WickedRugged - Sep 13, 2007 2:24 pm

Flume Slide Trail  Sucess!

Hiked up the Flume Slide Trail, it was the first hot day of the year, yet there was still a little snow left on top. Very unique hike. Loved it.


matt81 - Jun 10, 2007 7:54 pm Date Climbed: Jun 8, 2007

Osseo Trail  Sucess!

Part of an overnight loop.


woodstrider - Oct 15, 2006 5:30 pm Date Climbed: Aug 25, 2002

Backpack to Peakbag  Sucess!

Came up from the Pemi. Great views on a clear day.

Viewing: 1-20 of 52
Return to 'Mount Flume' main page