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YM (20s-30s, young-at-heart) Columbus Day Hiking Weekend at Carter Notch Hut (A2A)

Date and Time

Saturday, October 7, 2017 - Sunday, October 8, 2017

Location

Carter Notch,
New Hampshire, White Mountains,
NH

Registration

Registration is required for this activity. Please contact leader.

Overview

Columbus Day Weekend at Carter Notch Hut: Hike Carter Dome, Mount Height and South Carter (A2A) Co-listed with the Connecticut and Berkshire Chapter Distance: 10 - 11 miles Saturday, 4 on Sunday Summits: Carter Dome, Mount Height and South Carter Highlights: open summits and peak fall foliage in NH Difficulty: Intermediate + must be conditioned for steep terrain, significant elevation gain and moderate rock scrambles. Gear list: -Hiking boots or trail runners -Jacket + layers (no cotton) for temps ranging from 30-70 degrees. -Rain gear -Hat and gloves -Sleeping bag Food and Water: -3 liters of water -Hiking snacks, lunches -Dinner/Breakfast: either bring your own food to prepare OR contribute (probably $8 - 10) to group meals vegetable pasta dinner and pancake breakfast + coffee. Carter Notch Hut During the Self-Serve Season: They provide a bunk, restrooms, drinking water and kitchen access. Hikers must carry in all meals. To Register: 1-Email the leader, include a brief description of your recent hiking experience. 2-Use the group reservation number provided to reserve your lodging with AMC (Required to hold your spot) 3-Say if you plan to bring your own dinner/breakfast or contribute to group meals 4-Include a phone number Happy Hiking!

AMC Trip Policy

Cost*

Adult: $45 member / $54 non-member
*Saturday night lodging at Carter Notch Hut


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Activities

Backpacking
Hiking
Social Events

Offered By

Berkshire (Mass.)

Status

Open

Audience

20s & 30s


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