Monday, May 6, 2013

Mt Miner - 582 Ft - Auburn NH

STATE: NH
DESTINATION: Mt. Miner
ELEVATION: 582 Ft
TRAIL: Bushwhack - 4 wheeler trail
DISTANCE: 0.3 Mi
ELEVATION GAIN: 50 Ft
HIKING TIME: 20 Min Round trip
SEASON: Spring
DATE: 5/6/2013
WEATHER: Sunny, warm, 65 degrees
MAP: (Mt. Miner)


DESCRIPTION:
Drove Dartmouth Drive to the top of the hill. Parked at 43.0178,-71.3914. Bushwhacked through hobble brush over the lower knob to the actual summit. There were several 4 wheeler trails and single track trail along the eastern side of the hill. Summit high point appears to be a party grounds with a fire pit and littered with beer cans. Two red pine trees appear to be the high point. no official markings.

NOTES / COMMENTS:

The photo on the right was taken where maps are calling the summit of Mt. Miner.  It's at 565 Ft elevation and the highest point on the knoll.  As you continue Northeast there is a minor decline then ascent to the higher elevation (unnamed) summit at 582 Ft shown below.

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