United States of America · 314 Days · 9 Moments · August 2017

4000-Footers of the White Mountains

12 June 2018

June 11 & 12, 2018 - WofUVM NH Hiking Trip. 14 of us hiked Eisenhower, Pierce and Garfield. Completing a loop course on both days.

23 September 2017

Hiked Hale Brook Trail. Hale Brook Trail begin sat small parking area on Zealand Road, 2.5 miles from US 302. We extended the hike to include the Hale Brook / Lend a Hand loop which was 8.7 miles with a 2300 foot elevation gain. Stopped at the AMC's Zealand Falls Hut, easy hike back to the car.

22 September 2017

Friday, September 22, 2017. Hiked Mount Passaconaway to Square Ledge. Elevation: 4043 feet; order of height 42, Location: Sandwich Range, Town of Waterville. We hiked 11.3 miles and it took us 8 hours and 15 minutes.

21 September 2017

September 21, 2017 - Drove to Twin Mountain, NH. Hiked Mount Garfield, 4500 Ft. Order of Height: 17, Location: Garfield Ridge, Town of Franconia, Town of Bethlehem. Set up camp at Dry River. The hike was 10 miles and took us 6 hours to climb.

22 August 2017

August 22, 2017, Mount Waumbek, Elevation: 4006; order of height: 46; Location: Pliny Range, Town of Jefferson, NH. Took the Starr King Trail to the top. Nice views from top of the presidential range.

21 August 2017

Monday, August 21st, 2017 - Mount Madison, Elevation: 5366; Order of Height: 5; Location: Northern Presidential Range, Town of Randolph.

4 August 2017

Friday, August 4th, 2017. Mount Willey: Elevation: 4285; Order of Height: 29. Location: Willey Range, Crawford Notch. Forming the West wall of Crawford Notch, Mt. Willey is the sounder most and dominant peak of the Willey Range. The first portion of the hike begins at Ethan Pond Trail to Willey Range Trail and begins fairly gradual. Steep climb with ladders during remainder of hike.

3 August 2017

Thursday, August 3, 2017. Mount Pierce, Elevation: 4312 feet, Order of Height: 27, Location: Presidential Range (Crawford Notch).

2 August 2017

Wednesday, August 2, 2017 - Mount Monroe, Elevation: 5372 feet, Order of Height: 4; Location: Southern Presidential Range (Crawford Notch). Overshadowed by Mt. Washington, its giant neighbor to the NE, craggy, treeless Mt. Monroe is one of the most distinctive peaks in the Whites. The Lake of the Clouds Hut is located near the top. Stayed at Dry River Campground located in Bartlett, NH.