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Winter Backpack to Galehead, Garfield and Lafayette

Date and Time

Saturday, March 10, 2018 - Sunday, March 11, 2018

Location

New Hampshire, White Mountains,
NH

Registration

Registration is required for this activity.

Overview

This is a winter backpack traversing the Garfield Ridge. We will summit Mt. Galehead, Garfield and Lafayette. We will camp at the Garfield Ridge campsite. Day 1 8.65 mi, +3787 ft Day 2 8.11 mi , +2607 ft Total Distance 16.70 mi If the weather is good and the group is strong we will add Mt. Lincoln. Previous winter hiking and/or backpacking experience is required and participants should be in shape for a long hike with winter loads. Gear List: Full winter gear is required including a -10°F or better sleeping bag, see links for suggested gear lists. Participants responsible for their own food.

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Cost

Free

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Suggested Gear
Suggested Gear


Franconia Ridge

Activity

Backpacking

Offered By

Boston

Status

Open

Difficulty

AA3A

Audience

Adults (18+)


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