Saturday, February 25, 2017 - Sunday, February 26, 2017
Pemigewasset Wilderness of White Mountain National Forest,
New Hampshire, White Mountains,
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.