“O” SECTION ACTIVITIES NOTE DATE CHANGES (in red) Special Events (in green) *** = Easy on the knees
BACK-COUNTRY ETIQUETTE: NO CELL PHONE USE EXCEPT IN EMERGENCY (or for photography)
It would help a lot if
- participants call the trip leaders no later than 6 PM the night before the event;
- there is no “may-be” or “don’t wait for me” ,
(but rather a firm yes or no even the morning of the outing);
- you let the trip leaders know if you will bring an additional person.
Saturday 19 August — Clinb Pico Peak(3957′), Killington(VT). Up Sherburne South Trail, down LT/AT. Views, Pico Camp, Churchill Scott Shelter. 7.7 miles, with 2000′ elevatiion gain. Strenuous. Easy car-spot. Leader Tom Kahl, (207)692-8017.
Sunday 20 July — Climb Snake Mt.(1287′), Addison(VT). Loop climb including interesting Red Rock Pond. Great views from ledges. 4.1 miles, with 900′ elevation gain. Moderate. Leader Peter Hope, (603)863-6456. (SCHEDULE CHANGE)
Tuesday 22 August — Hike at Bretton Woods(NH). 3-4 miles, Easy. Lunch at resort after possible. *** Leader Inge Brown, (802)280-8017.
Thursday 24 August — Explore lesser traveled western side of Marsh-Billings- Rockefeller NHP, on loop from Prosper Road trailhead.4-5 miles, with ~800′ elevation gain. Moderate. Leader Peter Hope, (603)863-6456.
Saturday 26 August — Hike to Lost Pond Bog(2720′), above Danby(VT). Floating bog mat, ptcher plants, etc.. 7.5 Miles(6 on LT/AT, 1.5 on herd path), with 1300′ ascent. Moderate. Leader Dick Andrews, (802)885-3201.
Sunday 27 August — Morning hike in Huntington Hill / Slade Brook area, Hanover(NH). Attractive woods and gorge. We will visit the new bridge! 3-4 miles, with a few hundred feet elevation change Moderate Leader Peter Hope, (603)863-6456. (SCHEDULE CHANGE)
Tuesday 29 August — Paddle on lovely Grafton Pond, Grafton(NH). Miles of nooks and crannies. No fast power boats. Paddle, picnic, swim. 4-6 miles, Easy/Moderate. PFD required. Leaders Inge & Heinz Trebitz, (802)785-2129.
You may also refer to our pdf of Footnotes,