Mount Flume Article

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Mount Flume
Mt flume.jpg
View of Flume from Liberty
Highest point
Elevation4,328 ft (1,319 m)   NGVD 29 [1]
Prominence408 ft (124 m)  [1]
Listing White Mountain 4000-Footers
Coordinates 44°06′32″N 71°37′40″W / 44.1089549°N 71.6278588°W / 44.1089549; -71.6278588
MOUNT FLUME Latitude and Longitude:

44°06′32″N 71°37′40″W / 44.1089549°N 71.6278588°W / 44.1089549; -71.6278588
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Geography
Location Grafton County, New Hampshire, U.S.
Parent range White Mountains
Topo map USGS Lincoln
Climbing
Easiest routeHike

Mount Flume is a peak in the White Mountains of New Hampshire, in the United States. The mountain overlooks Franconia Notch. It is 4,328 feet (1,319 m) tall and is accessible from the north by the Franconia Ridge Trail, from the southeast by the Osseo Trail, and from the west by the Flume Slide Trail to the Franconia Ridge Trail.

From the summit there are outstanding views to the west and to the north to Franconia Ridge. The Flume Slide Trail is a notably steep and slippery climb and is not recommended in wet weather or snow, nor as a descending trail under any conditions.

See also

References

  1. ^ a b "Mount Flume, New Hampshire". Peakbagger.com. Retrieved 2010-03-23.
  2. ^ "Mount Flume". Geographic Names Information System. United States Geological Survey. Retrieved 2010-03-23.