Mount Lincoln Climber's Log

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wanderweg83

wanderweg83 - Sep 16, 2017 3:00 pm Date Climbed: Sep 4, 2017

Franconia Ridge Traverse  Sucess!

Did as part of a traverse of Little Haystack, Lincoln, then Lafayette.

wannabepeakbagger

wannabepeakbagger - Jul 22, 2017 10:17 pm Date Climbed: Jul 21, 2017

Nice views  Sucess!

Early start meant I actually got some solitude on this trail. Starting running into the crowds heading down Falling Waters trail though.

Will Newcomb

Will Newcomb - Aug 22, 2016 2:17 am

Great Hike  Sucess!

Climbed in July 2010.

joseyinnet

joseyinnet - Jan 17, 2016 10:32 pm Date Climbed: Jan 17, 2016

Crystal clear skies  Sucess!

Pretty cold and windy at the top, but perfect vies in every direction. Stayed at the top for about 5 minutes before I couldn't feel my hands anymore and started back down.

TheWolfIsLoose

TheWolfIsLoose - Nov 2, 2015 1:13 pm

Franconia Ridge Traverse  Sucess!

Did Lincoln as part of the Franconia Ridge Traverse... Amazing hike!!

GlennD

GlennD - Jun 14, 2015 11:17 am Date Climbed: Aug 27, 2005

Mt Lincoln  Sucess!

Great overnight trip with high school friends.

hgrapid

hgrapid - Jun 13, 2015 10:14 pm Date Climbed: Jun 13, 2015

Lots of people  Sucess!

Lots of people hiking. Steep. With two friends

lorothy12 - Jan 3, 2015 8:07 pm Date Climbed: Dec 27, 2014

First Lincoln  Sucess!

unseasonably warm with little wind. Would have been perfect except for the low cloud cover that obstructed all views.

xchallenging

xchallenging - Dec 1, 2014 11:29 am

Perfect for October Foliage  Sucess!

Franconia Ridge from north to south via the Skookumchuck and Garfield Ridge Trails to the summit of Mt. Lafayette (5,260’). We will then follow the Franconia Ridge Trail over Mt. Lincoln (5,089’) to Little Haystack Mtn. (4,750’) before taking the Falling Waters Trail down to Lafayette Place.

sredfern

sredfern - Nov 9, 2014 8:07 am Date Climbed: Jun 27, 2014

Nice component of the Pemi Loop  Sucess!

I bagged this peak as part of a 1.5 day Pemi Loop trip where I bagged 10 4K summits in all (plus a few that didn't count). The weather was incredible, but the ridge line was bone dry and had I been smart I would have refilled my water at Liberty Spring because I was desperate by the time I was coming off Garfield. I didn't enjoy Lincoln or Lafayette as much because of the intense crowds. I like my summit solitude and there was none of that because of the day-hiking city dwellers who climb them and have a picnic/party on the summit... I am glad they are getting out into nature I just don't want to share my summits with 100 strangers. My favorites of them all were West Bond and Bond Cliff where solitude abounded and the stark beauty of the ledges around the summits made for great places to quietly sit and appreciate what God has made for us to experience if we just step out of our comfort zone a bit.

sredfern

sredfern - Nov 9, 2014 8:07 am Date Climbed: Jun 27, 2014

Nice component of the Pemi Loop  Sucess!

I bagged this peak as part of a 1.5 day Pemi Loop trip where I bagged 10 4K summits in all (plus a few that didn't count). The weather was incredible, but the ridge line was bone dry and had I been smart I would have refilled my water at Liberty Spring because I was desperate by the time I was coming off Garfield. I didn't enjoy Lincoln or Lafayette as much because of the intense crowds. I like my summit solitude and there was none of that because of the day-hiking city dwellers who climb them and have a picnic/party on the summit... I am glad they are getting out into nature I just don't want to share my summits with 100 strangers. My favorites of them all were West Bond and Bond Cliff where solitude abounded and the stark beauty of the ledges around the summits made for great places to quietly sit and appreciate what God has made for us to experience if we just step out of our comfort zone a bit.

Lenny72

Lenny72 - Aug 29, 2014 12:28 am Date Climbed: Nov 19, 1995

Mount Lincoln Climb  Sucess!

Did this mountain as part of the Franconia Ridge loop; an 8.9 mile trail over 6 summits, including Lafayette. Cold, icy, very windy, exhausting, but exhilarating with excellent views of the Pemigewasset Wilderness when the weather is clear.

runbyu1

runbyu1 - Aug 17, 2014 8:07 pm Date Climbed: Jul 18, 2014

On the way to Lafayette  Sucess!

Brit and I ran across the top of here and stopped for a quick photo op on the way to Mount Lafayette.

tioga

tioga - Jun 14, 2014 8:59 am Date Climbed: Jun 9, 2014

Nice Peak  Sucess!

Peak #3 on my 5-day, 4-night traverse from Franconia Notch to Crawford Notch with my brothers. We hit the Franconia Ridge in great weather!

Onager

Onager - Jan 17, 2014 10:30 am Date Climbed: Jan 16, 2014

Fun in the snow  Sucess!

My girlfriend and I set off on the Falling Waters trail around 6am, arriving at the summit of Little Haystack around 9:30am. From there we traversed the ridge to the summit of Mount Lincoln. From Lincoln we set off for the summit of Mount Lafayette around 12:15pm. We had zero visibility all day above treeline, making it tough to navigate certain sections and gauge how far we had to go. We finally have top of the line gear, except that my new new-matic BD sabretooth crampons kept popping off my Koflach arctis expe boots. After the 4th time they came off I switched to my hybrid crampons and life was swell. Took the Bridal Veil Falls trail 2.9 miles back to the trailhead, arriving around 3pm. Great day.

catullus

catullus - Sep 2, 2013 6:25 am Date Climbed: Jul 13, 2013

franconia ridge  Sucess!

nice little ridge hike

andrew hemmerling

andrew hemmerling - Aug 6, 2013 10:36 am

1st solo 4000+

Nice hike. First 4000 footer done solo. Did the Haystack, Lincoln, Lafayette loop. Very foggy, but no dangerous weather. Found General Lafayette in a photo I took when I got home, way cool to find by accident in one of my own pics, posted it here on my profile.

LP

LP - Apr 16, 2013 4:57 pm Date Climbed: Apr 13, 2013

Ridge Traverse   Sucess!

Awesome trip over the ridge!

JimWallace

JimWallace - Dec 1, 2012 11:45 pm Date Climbed: Nov 24, 2012

Pemi-LoopWith all add ons  Sucess!

I have been on this a few times,but this time we had it all to ourselves. It was 10 pm with 60 mph driving wind and blasting snow. 31 miles in we had only 3 more summits to cross before heading out. We didnt stay long,but Lincoln to me was always one of NH finest summits along with Lafayette

ljbailey

ljbailey - Nov 16, 2012 11:48 pm

awesome view  Sucess!

maybe the most crowds I have seen besides in Korea!

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