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    Willey, Field and Tom

    Went up and hit Tom first. Water crossing were OK but you do get your toes wet. The snow was mostly gone all the way to Tom. Just lots of running water and mud on the trail. From Tom to Field the...
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    Whiteface and Passaconaway

    Tail Conditions: Started out clear then turned to small monorail, more snow. Going over the ridge more snow and tiny monorail with a mixture of sometimes no snow. Water crossing on way out has a...
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    Carrigain Mountain

    We headed out to hike Carrigain mountain figuring we would have to break trail. Wrong.

    Parking lot was plowed but glad I didn't take my corolla.

    Road walk was OK on way in but very soft on...
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    Little Haystack, Lincoln, Lafayette

    Headed up to get these today. Water crossings were bridged. There were a few sketchy icy spots going up Falling Waters. I wanted to put my crampons on but we managed to get up with just spikes. ...
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    East Osceola, Osceola

    From the Kang...first part of trail was soft packed. Water crossings were snowbridged. As you start to climb the trail starts to deteriorate. Snow was very sticky and sticking to everything. ...
  6. Thread: Galehead

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    Galehead

    Today our goal was Galehead for our 1/2 winter 48. We met a nice man down at the 5 country corner parking area that told us if we drove to the picnic area and started there, it would cut off some of...
  7. Thread: Wildcat A-D

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    Wildcat A-D

    Started at 19 Mile Brook Trail up to the junction going to the AMC Hut. We then climbed up the steep .7 to the summit of Wildcat A. The trail here was not in the best of shapes...lots of post...
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    Winter hike route

    I have 21 peaks left to finish the winter 48 and most of them make me a little nervous. I have been researching but would like more feed back on:

    Jefferson, Adams and Madison (I have always done...
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    Zealand and the Bonds

    Perfect day, mostly bug free. There was a tiny bit of snow and ice on one part of the trail but easily stepped around. Was surprised there was still some. Area for going to see Zeacliffs had lots...
  10. Crawford, Stairs, Resolution, and Parker

    Trail up Crawford was snow free except on little spot but easy enough to get through. the closer we got to Stairs, the more snow, water, postholing occurred. It was a long walk over. At the...
  11. Crawford, Stairs, Resolution, and Parker

    My friend wanted an adventure. We decided to do these four on the 52 WAV list. We did a car spot so we would come out on Langdon. We started up Davis Path to Crawford. Nice trail...steady up. ...
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    Washington and Monroe

    What a beautiful day it was going to be to get the highest peak in NH! We took the Ammonoosuc Trail up. Snowshoes all the way as the snow was soft and there was lots of it. The water crossing was...
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    Whiteface and Passaconaway

    Went up Blueberry Ledge Trail over to Whiteface and then across the ridge to Passaconaway and down. It was a beautiful chilly day. The sun was trying to peak out. We met a couple of guys going the...
  14. Thread: Hancocks

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    Hancocks

    Did the Hancocks 1/21/17. Because of the warmer temps, the snow was softer. Lots of sticking to your microspikes. We took ours off and barebooted until we hit the slides. We opted to go up the...
  15. Thread: Garfield

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    Garfield

    Knew the day was going to have some snow showers and be windy. Thought Garfield would be nice. We parked at the first parking lot and did the 1.2 miles of road walk to the actual trail. (we did...
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    Didn't mean to be vague was just seeing what...

    Didn't mean to be vague was just seeing what people use. I appreciate any input.
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    Thanks. I already had checked out all of those. ...

    Thanks. I already had checked out all of those. :)
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    New Hampshire Hundred Highest

    Looking for information on this list.
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    Seymour day 1 and Sewards day 2

    Seymour starts out level then starts the climb. There was water and mud as you went higher but not too bad. We took our time on the way down so we wouldn't slip. We went and sat the the "rock"...
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    Colden, Tabletop and Phelps

    Didn't know how we would feel trying to put these 3 together but was pleasantly surprised. Was a perfect day. The trip up and over these 3 was not bad. We went in from Meadows Rd. to Lake Arnold...
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    I had Cascade and Porter, Haystack, Blake, Colvin...

    I had Cascade and Porter, Haystack, Blake, Colvin for a short time, Sewards, Seymour, Cliff, Redfield, Street, Nye...lots now that I think of it. It all depends on when you go. Early bird gets the...
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    I chickened out and went from Upper Works and...

    I chickened out and went from Upper Works and ended up tacking on Cliff and Redfield. Thanks.
  23. Thread: Big Slide

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    Big Slide

    Long ago I finished on Big Slide with my other kids but unfortunately the weather that day was, cold and socked in with fresh snow on the ground. Today we were going to have a bluebird day, the kind...
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    The Dix Range

    With the weather cooperating, we headed to the trail head down Elk Lodge Road. (It was early in the day...around 2:00 when we hiked in) Even though the sawhorse was up saying the lot was full, we...
  25. Marcy, Skylight, Gray, Cliff and Redfield and Marshall

    Our original plan was to hike in from Upper Works to Up Hill Lean to and use that as base for a couple of days. The plans changed as we saw shelters being full on the way up and I didn't want to...
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