Mount Washington Climber's Log

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wbass - Oct 14, 2014 12:17 am Date Climbed: Oct 11, 2014

Ammonoosuc  Sucess!

This was our first summit in the Eastern US, and maybe our highest latitude summit thus far (depending upon calc. of latitude of Cerro Tamango in Southern Chile). Given the horizontal rime ice, we were fortunate to have had very good weather on summit day.


Lordclimber1234 - Oct 4, 2014 10:11 pm Date Climbed: Feb 7, 2013

1st 6000 ft summit  Sucess!

Had tons of fun at summit!


Diesel - Sep 20, 2014 9:36 pm Date Climbed: Aug 30, 2012

90 mph gusts  Sucess!

It started as a beautiful day but as we got from Madison to Adams all wind and rain broke loose. The summit of Washington was so cloudy and windy, we couldn't see more than 10 ft in front of us.


kevinsa - Sep 14, 2014 8:43 pm Date Climbed: Sep 14, 2014

Mount Washington  Sucess!

Awesome views. Everything at the summit was coated in rime ice from the rotten weather the night before.


Outdooraholic - Sep 12, 2014 3:31 pm Date Climbed: Aug 12, 2014

Highpoint #25  Sucess!

Weather was horrible! 70 MPH winds, rain, cold! Wo took the shuttle to the top and even walking the few feet to the summit was pretty miserable!

Ajeeth Ibrahim

Ajeeth Ibrahim - Aug 3, 2014 10:54 pm Date Climbed: Jan 3, 2013

First Winter Mountaineering Climb  Sucess!

I climbed this in Jan, 2013 as part of the 3 day EMS Intro to Mountaineering course with two other friends. It was an awesome adventure and intro to winter mountaineering. Overall great hike, felt good reaching the summit,especially with the visibility low and winds high.


StartingOver - Jul 10, 2014 7:55 pm Date Climbed: Oct 1, 2000

Hiked to the top in college  Sucess!

I don't remember many details except that it was long and hard and cold. The hike was part of a meteorology class I took in college.


BobD3 - Feb 15, 2014 12:58 pm Date Climbed: Aug 1, 1971

On the AT  Sucess!

going south. 62 degrees, foggy, with a slight breeze, at the weather station. Exceptional indeed considering the highest temp. ever recorded was 71 or 72 degrees. Exact date of climb is unknown, probably between Aug. 1-10. Started from Katahdin on July 3, 1971. My logbook of this trip has long since vanished.


wanderweg83 - Feb 1, 2014 9:26 am

Tuckerman's Ravine  Sucess!

Climbed Tuckerman's Ravine trail.


wvasmith - Jan 31, 2014 4:44 pm Date Climbed: Feb 26, 2013

Presi  Sucess!

Part of Presi attempt


Carv - Jan 22, 2014 3:27 pm Date Climbed: Apr 22, 2013

New Hampshire 2013  Sucess!

Lion Head Trail


Bluebell08 - Jan 20, 2014 3:35 pm Date Climbed: Jan 19, 2014

Lion Head Winter Route  Sucess!

Winter ascent in white-out conditions. Over 4 inches fell while ascending. Very windy after Lion Head and on the summit with poor visibility. Holiday weekend crowds and lack of packed snow made upper mountain treacherous with rocks and crampons. 6 hours up, 3 down to/from AMC Pinkham Notch Visitor Center. Took summer Tuckerman Ravine Trail down from Lion Head. Highpoint #20.

Adam Doc Fox

Adam Doc Fox - Jan 10, 2014 7:12 pm Date Climbed: Feb 24, 2013

Car Got Stuck  Sucess!

So I had to just climb the old lady.


richnyc - Dec 26, 2013 8:52 pm Date Climbed: Nov 20, 2013

First summit;)  Sucess!

Solo hike via Lion Head trail (roundtrip in 4.5 hours, 8.4 miles, approx. 4,300 ft elev. gain). Started early (7:00am) in cool weather, single digits temps (F), eventually it warmed up into high teens. A beautiful sunny day, almost windless, although on the top of Mt. Washington it was a bit "breezy", with 30-40 mph winds. Lots of rim ice above treeline, microspikes were helpful, esp. on the descent. Loved it, now preparing another one, this time in winter;)

mattvct - Dec 18, 2013 3:11 pm Date Climbed: Sep 9, 2013

Ammonusuc Ravine Trail  Sucess!

Great trip doubled up with Monroe. Ammonusuc Ravine Trail > Lakes of the Clouds Hut > Monroe Spur to Summit, then Monroe Summit > Crawford Path > Gulfside Trail > Jewell Trail


atomiccows1 - Nov 26, 2013 9:57 pm Date Climbed: Jan 4, 2013

WInter Lion's Head  Sucess!

Beautiful Bluebird day. Weather started out cold (~0-5*) and got colder and winder as the day went on (-30* wind chill at summit). Would love to go again.


Wendellator - Oct 19, 2013 7:45 pm Date Climbed: Feb 15, 2013

Amoonoosuc Ravine Trail  Sucess!

Started at 5 am from the cog way parking lot.made it to the summit got caught in a white out,came back to lot,then drove back to NJ.
Home by 10 pm Long day good times


LesterLong - Sep 1, 2013 5:43 pm Date Climbed: Feb 18, 2010

First Climb - Mind Blown  Sucess!

Winter Climb with Guide from REI. Totally inexperienced and over my head. Completed the climb based only on a great guide, a supportive group, and balls. I was hooked.


ajberry - Aug 31, 2013 11:28 am Date Climbed: Aug 25, 2013

Presidential Traverse  Sucess!

Presidential traverse with Ryan Draft and Jamie Gagnon


Luc - Aug 27, 2013 9:47 pm Date Climbed: Feb 5, 1997

multiple  Sucess!

Once summer 3 times winter

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