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Pemi Overnight Ski Traverse

Date and Time

Saturday, February 25, 2017 - Sunday, February 26, 2017

Location

Pemigewasset Wilderness of White Mountain National Forest,
New Hampshire, White Mountains,
NH

Registration

Registration is required for this activity. Please contact registrar below.


29 Ahern Road , Marlborough , MA 01752
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Overview

21 mile, 2 day ski thought the Pemigewasset Wilderness of the White Mountain National Forest, from Route 302 to Lincoln Woods with overnight stay at AMC's Zealand Falls Hut. (#23 in Best Backcountry Skiing in the Northeast by Dave Goodman.) Carry all personal gear and food except cooking equipment and shelter. Saturday: Ski 6 1/2 miles into AMC's Zealand Falls Hut for the night. Zealand Falls Hut: caretaker service. Unheated shared bunkrooms with kitchen privileges. Information on hut at: http://www.outdoors.org/lodging/whitemountains/huts/huts-zealand.cfm. Group cooking. Equipment: backpack, warm winter sleeping bag and overnight gear. Sunday: continue 16 miles through the Pemigewasset Wilderness of the White Mountains National Forest to Lincoln Woods on the Kancamagus Highway. Limited to 10 (designated wilderness restriction). Must have prior experience skiing with backpack.

AMC Trip Policy

Cost*

Adult: $65 member / $65 non-member
*Fee includes self service hut fee and food for 2 meals.


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Activity

Skiing

Offered By

Worcester (Mass.)

Status

Wait Listed

Nearby AMC Destination

Zealand Falls Hut

Difficulty

intermediate to strenous

Audience

Adults (18+)


Leader


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I'm a frequent skier on the Catamount Trail and have lead this trip for the past several years.

Co-Leader


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Julie has skied the Catamount Trail from Massachusetts to Quebec, and has skied this route for the past several winters.