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    Camping suggestions along Crawford Path?

    Hi All!
    We're planning a quick 1-nighter to the Crawford Notch area and I was wondering if we might find a suitable place to set up a small camp along the Crawford Path between Mt Pierce and the...
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    Thanks everyone - it was a lot of fun! KD -...

    Thanks everyone - it was a lot of fun!
    KD - thanks for the info on Pierce. We're considering either that or Liberty for our visit in March.
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    Mt Jackson 2/20/10 TR

    Hi all!
    After being cooped up for the past few weekends at home, I twisted Jeff's arm and convinced him to take me winter hiking again. He put a great trip together and we headed up to WMNF...
  4. Thread: Mt Jackson

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    We were there Saturday (2/20) too! Posting TR...

    We were there Saturday (2/20) too! Posting TR right now....
  5. Thread: snowshoes?

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    Thanks KD - that's great to know, looking forward...

    Thanks KD - that's great to know, looking forward to it!

    Hi again Donna! It's been a while :)
    We both got a pair of Atlas 12 series...I've used them in our yard during the first big storm but...
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    snowshoes?

    Hi Everyone,
    We're considering Jackson this Saturday and I'm hoping I should need my new snowshoes.

    Any thoughts?

    Lisa
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    thanks!

    Thanks mtruman,
    We will have to make sure we make it to the top of Avalon - looks like it's not too far out of the way, especially for the best view!

    I guess we'll try our luck with the camping,...
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    Making a wknd out of Tom,Field and Willey

    Hi All,
    We're getting ready for another backcountry weekend in the Whites, and this time we're taking my 11-year-old cousin. Boy is she in for a treat!

    Since I haven't been on this trail yet,...
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    We are going to consider Carrigain. The road is...

    We are going to consider Carrigain. The road is still open at this point. We have not been up there late season. I imagine we'll need 4x4 on the road?

    Anyone know how much snow is on the...
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    Thanks for the quick reply! Do you know of any...

    Thanks for the quick reply!
    Do you know of any other hikes similar to the 2 itineraries mentioned where we can find a decent spot to camp beneath the summit?
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    Thanks KDT, I really had no idea, it was the...

    Thanks KDT, I really had no idea, it was the first time we ever saw Grey Jays. To be quite honest, there was already a group at the summit feeding them, and they gave us the trail mix to feed them...
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    Very Belated Trip Report! Hancocks 10/18-19

    Date: October 18-19
    Weather: Cold and Sunny (high 30s during the day, high 20s during the night)

    Our trip started on Friday night after we rocked out to the Black Crowes concert in Boston and set...
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    Backpacking T-Giving weekend...thoughts?

    Hi everyone...I've caught the White Mts bug and am really excited we are actually planning a 3rd trip this year. I figured we can walk off our turkey!

    I'm writing to hear your suggestions since...
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    Thanks everyone, we're really looking forward to...

    Thanks everyone, we're really looking forward to going. I'll post up a report when we return.
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    Hancocks 10/17-18

    Hi everyone -
    Since my first trip to the White Mts was such a success, we're going to try to squeeze in one more overnight before we call it a season and we've decided to do the Hancocks next...
  16. Thanks everyone - glad you enjoyed them. It was...

    Thanks everyone - glad you enjoyed them. It was the perfect weekend!

    Fires are permitted in the Sandwich Wilderness area, and we're expected, of course, to leave no trace. I think that the...
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    As promised, here's our trip report - Sandwich Range 9/20-22

    It looks like we picked the perfect weekend for the hike! We started on Oliverian Brook and ascended Passaconaway and Whiteface. We...
  18. Water sources?

    Hmm. I thought I could get a little farther than that! It looks like there may be a water source at the junction of the Downes Brook and Kate Sleeper trails, no? I'll take your word for it since I...
  19. Water sources?

    We are finally heading up this Friday to do the trip above. I am concerned that there is a lack of visible water sources on the trail map past east sleeper. Can anyone comment on this? We were...
  20. Ok thanks - that's what I was hoping. We do have...

    Ok thanks - that's what I was hoping.
    We do have a stove, which we will use for sure - but we were planning on having the option of using a fire as a backup (so we don't have to carry both stoves)....
  21. Thanks again KD - good to know. We have reviewed...

    Thanks again KD - good to know.
    We have reviewed the rules and regs of the area, and maybe I misunderstood, but I thought that some areas allowed campfires. Can you please link me to that page - I...
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    Thanks for your great replies!

    Your suggestions confirmed our doubts and we've added all three tripyramids via the south side and we are gonna hike out Sabbaday.

    Can anyone suggest...
  23. Help with route planning in Sandwich Range please

    Hello -
    Planning to do a 3day/2night backpacking trip in the White Mountains next weekend and I'm looking for comments on our intended route. I, personally, have never been to the WM. My trip...
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