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Southern Presidential Traverse

Date and Time

Saturday, January 4, 2020

Location

New Hampshire, White Mountains,
NH

Registration

Registration is required for this activity.

Overview

Single day traverse of the NH Southern Presidentials (Washington, Monroe, Eisenhower, Pierce and Jackson). The total distance of this hike is approximately 16 miles with an elevation gain of 6000 ft. The book time is about 11 hours and could be longer in winter conditions. This is expected to be a small group with all having significant above treeline experience, the fitness and endurance to complete this hike.

AMC Trip Policy

Cost*

Adult: $52 member / $63 non-member
*Lodging Highland Shapleigh Bunkhouse Friday night.

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Southern Presidential Range

Activity

Hiking

Offered By

Boston

Status

Full

Nearby AMC Destination

Highland Center at Crawford Notch

Difficulty

AA2A

Audience

Adults (18+)


Leader



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AMC Boston 4 Season Leader. Completed the 48 New Hampshire 4000 footers in winter. More than 400 White Mountain 4000' summits, 100+ in winter. Summited Mount Rainier (14410') 2016 and 2017, Mt. Whitney (14505') & Boundary Peak (13147') 2018, Mt Hood (11249') & Kings Peak (13527') 2019.

Leader



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A 4-season leader for the AMC Boston chapter. 25+ years of winter hiking experience including multiple ascents of NH 4K and lots of above treeline travel. Hiking, mountaineering, and technical climbing in the Pacific Northwest, Alaska, Colorado, and other parts of the world including Canada, Bolivia, New Zealand, and Mexico. Wilderness first aid certified.