97-08-02    
Landmark Hr Km
DEC Interior Outpost 06:40 0,00
JBL 06:50 0,68
Bushnell Falls 07:45 3,11
Slant Rock 08:30 5,97
Start 08:35  
Jct Haystack 09:10 7,53
Start 09:20  
Viewpoint 09:35 8,22
Start 09:40  
Jct State Range Trail 09:45 8,38
Little Haystack 10:00 8,67
Mt. Haystack 10:20 9,29
Start 10:30  
Little Haystack 10:45 9,90
Jct State Range Trail 10:50 10,19
Jct Upper Ausable Lake 11:10 10,64
Jct Shorey Short Cut 11:26 10,93
Basin Mt. 12:15 12,18
Start 12:45  
Saddleback's base 13:30 13,33
Saddleback Mt. 13:45 13,70
Start 13:50  
Jct Gothics Col 14:16 14,56
Slide on the right 14:51 15,06
Start 15:00  
Boulder on the left 15:22 20,55
Orebed Lean-to 15:30 17,41
Jct (5 ways) 15:45 18,56
DEC Interior Outpost 16:00 19,46
Camping area 16:05 19,62
Start 18:00  
Deer Brook Lean-to 18:30 22,40
Bear Brook Lean-to 18:36 23,03
End 19:15 24,45
Mt. Haystack , Basin Mt. and Saddleback Mt.

This trip is the second day of a 2 days hike. A day Loop (then returning to The Garden) to Mt. Haystack, Basin Mt. and Saddleback Mt. for a total of 24,5 km in 12 hours including 3 hours of rest. The start is from the rustic camping near the DEC Interior Outpost.

The trip:

  • The Garden to DEC Interior Outpost (trip 97-08-01)
  • Mt. Haystack, Basin Mt. and Saddleback Mt.; then returning to The Garden (trip 97-08-02)

Other trips:

  • Same trip in one day (trip 88-05-04)
  • Same trip in 3 days. The second day is a loop of 19,6 km in 9 hours including 1 hour of rest. The start is from the rustic camping near the DEC Interior Outpost. The third day is the return to The Garden, for a total distance of 5 km in 1 hour including hour of rest.

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