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Advanced Winter Wilderness Travel

Date and Time

Friday, February 22, 2019 7:30PM - Sunday, February 24, 2019 4:30PM

Location

Cardigan Lodge, Alexandria NH,
New Hampshire, Upper Connecticut River Valley/Lake Sunapee,
NH

Registration

Registration is required for this activity.

Overview

Instruction offered in winter travel on steep terrain and above treeline. Topics covered include snowshoeing on mountain terrain, use of crampons, dressing for extreme weather conditions, off-trail navigation, and risk management. Intended for individuals with current outdoor winter experience interested in climbing NE mountains safely. Anticipate hiking 6+ miles at a moderate/fast pace, over steep terrain, and with significant exposure to wind. Workshop will begin promptly at 7:30pm Friday and ends Sunday around 4:30pm. Fee includes lodging, excellent meals, materials, and instruction. Register online along with your PayPal payment, or register online and follow up by sending in a check. http://workshopreg.amc-nh.org You must be 18+ to attend. For more info please contact Director Rick Silverberg.

AMC Trip Policy

Cost*

Adult: $170 member / $190 non-member
*Two nights at Cardigan lodge, Friday night snack, 2 breakfasts, dinner Saturday night, lunch Sunday, instruction and materials.

Related Link(s):

http://amcnh.registration.qilan.com

Driving Directions


Do not use your GPS . some roads are closed in winter ./ We will email you driving directions after you register .

Cardigan Lodge

Activities

Instruction (Skills)
Snowshoeing

Offered By

New Hampshire

Status

Wait Listed

Nearby AMC Destination

Cardigan Lodge

Difficulty

moderate

Audience

Adults (18+)


Leader




(best time to call: 7:00 pm -10:30 pm Tuesday and Friday evening)
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Director NH winter schools since 1981, trip leader since 1976, Past Chair AMC Clubwide Outdoor Leadership Development Committee and current Chair of the AMC NH Chapter.

Leader



(best time to call: 6:00 pm -9:30 pm)
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