Wednesday, May 17, 2017 - Wednesday, May 31, 2017
Joe Dodge Lodge,
New Hampshire, White Mountains,
Planning to go to Tuckerman Ravine? Check out this safety and conditions update. http://www.outdoors.org/outdoor-activities/backcountry-weather.cfm As with any backcountry trip, learning about and being prepared for trail conditions, and getting the weather forecast, are essential components of trip planning when heading to Tuckerman Ravine. The ravine is avalanche terrain, and can also present other hazards, such as falling ice and crevasses. Be sure to check the avalanche advisories issued by U.S. Forest Service snow rangers at www.mountwashingtonavalanchecenter.org before hitting the trail. Make AMC's Joe Dodge Lodge your base camp and enjoy easy access to "Tucks" and Mt. Washington! This special bed and breakfast package starts at just $49 per member, $59 per non-member and includes comfortable bunkroom lodging, an energy-packed all-you-can-eat breakfast, and 10% off Tucks memorabilia in the Lodge's Trading Post Store. Please note that conditions at Tuckerman Ravine may vary, and the terrain is challenging. There are no ski lifts, and skiers will need to be in excellent physical condition to meet the challenge of the three-mile hike up the ravine.
Driving Directions to Joe Dodge Lodge at Pinkham Notch Visitor Center Address to enter into GPS: Rt. 16, Gorham, NH 03581 (44.256° N, 71.252° W) From Greater Boston Area: 1. Take I-93 North to NH Rt. 104 East (NH Exit 23). 2. Take Rt. 104 East for 8.3 miles. 3. Turn left on Rt. 3 North for 0.9 miles. 4. Turn right onto Rt. 25 East for 22.6 miles to Rt. 16 North. 5. Turn left onto Rt. 16 North to Pinkham Notch Visitor Center/Joe Dodge Lodge, located on the left side of Rt. 16 approximately 12 miles north of the Glen intersection. Or 1. Take I-95 North to NH Rt. 16 North (NH exit 4) 2. Follow 16 North approximately 90 miles to Pinkham Notch Visitor Center/Joe Dodge Lodge. From Portland, ME: 1. Take Rt. 302 West to Rt. 16 North (at North Conway, N.H.). 2. Take Rt. 16 North 20 miles to Pinkham Notch Visitor Center/Joe Dodge Lodge, on left. From Montreal: 1. Take AutoRt. 10 East to AutoRt. 55 South (north of Magog). 2. Take AutoRt. 55 South to I-91 South (at US/Canada line). 3. Take I-91 South to I-93 South (VT Exit 19). 4. Take I-93 South for 22.2 miles to Rt. 302 East (NH Exit 40). 5. Take Rt. 302 East for 40.1 miles. Turn left onto Rt. 16 North (in Glen, NH). 6. Take Rt. 16 North 20 miles to Pinkham Notch Visitor Center/Joe Dodge Lodge, located on the left. From New York City (and Hartford, CT, or western MA): 1. Take I-95 North to I-91 North (Exit 48). 2. Take I-91 North through MA and VT to Rt. 302 East (VT Exit 17). 3. Take Rt. 302 East to Rt. 16 North (in Glen, N.H.). 4. Take Rt. 16 North 20 miles to Pinkham Notch Visitor Center/Joe Dodge Lodge, located on the left. Approximate driving times and mileage to Pinkham: • From Boston, 170 miles, three and a half hours. • From Portland, 80 miles, two and a half hours. • From New York City, 350 miles, eight hours. • From Montreal, 225 miles, three hours and forty-five minutes.