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Lodge-to-Lodge Skiing, Medawisla to West Branch Pond Camps

Date and Time

Thursday, March 8, 2018 - Sunday, March 11, 2018

Location

Medawisla Lodge and Cabins,
Maine, Inland,
ME

Registration

Registration is required for this activity. Please contact leader(s).

Overview

Enjoy late winter in the Maine Woods at AMC's newest destination in the Maine Wilderness Lodges network, Medawisla (the Abenaki word for loon). Winter guests have access to 30 miles of groomed ski trails around the lodge, complimentary use of snowshoes, drive-in access to Medawisla. On Thursday night, enjoy a hearty dinner and lodging at Medawisla. Friday, ski 14.2 km (8.8 mi) to West Branch Ponds Camp, a rustic, traditional Maine Sporting Camp, family owned and managed since 1910. Return to Medawisla on Saturday for another night's lodging before departing after breakfast on Sunday. Lodging in either bunkhouse or cabin at Medawisla, cabin at West Branch. Linens provided to cabin guests at Medawisla, including pillowcases, sheets, and towels (bunkhouse guests must provide their own linens). Linens provided to all guests at West Branch. Bring bathing suit to use sauna at Medawisla! Fresh, home-cooked breakfast, dinner, trail lunch, gear shuttle between locations included.

AMC Trip Policy

Cost*

Adult: $363 member / $363 non-member
*Lodging on Thursday, Friday and Saturday night; dinner Thursday, Friday and Saturday night; breakfast and lunch Friday, Saturday and Sunday; gear shuttle to each camp (rate is for bunkhouse at Medawisla, cabin rate = $455)

Related Link(s):

Medawisla Lodge and Cabins
West Branch Pond Camps

Driving Directions


From South Via Greenville: • Take I-95 north to Exit 157 (old 39) at Newport, Route 7 north to Dexter, Route 23 north to Guilford, then Route 15 North to Greenville. • At the traffic light in the center of Greenville, proceed north on Lily Bay Road for 19 paved miles to Kokadjo. • In Kokadjo, you will cross the Roach River at the dam to First Roach Pond. • Four Tenths of a mile after crossing the Roach River, bear left where the pavement ends. • Proceed 1.6 miles and bear right at the sign for Medawisla Lodge. Road Conditions: Please note that access roads are not paved and are subject to washouts and potholes. Roads may not be passable by cars with low clearance. Please limit your speed to 25 mph, and yield to logging trucks. There is no fuel available once you leave the state highways. For up-to-date information, please contact AMC Reservations 603-466-2727 or the AMC Greenville Office 207-695-3085. Please allow 6.5 hours driving time if driving from the Boston area, 9.5 hours from the greater NYC area.

Medawisla

Activity

Skiing - Cross-Country (Nordic)

Offered By

Narragansett (R.I.)

Status

Open

Nearby AMC Destination

Medawisla Lodge and Cabins

Difficulty

Moderate

Audience

Adults (18+)


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