Hike Logs: 2018 New England Six-Pack of Peaks Challenge

New England Six-Pack of Peaks ChallengeAre you taking the New England Six-Pack of Peaks Challenge? Here you can see all the hikes logged in our 2018 challenge, with the most recent at the top. If you want to view logged hikes for just one of the peaks, click the mountain name. Click on a hike log to see all the details, more photos and leave comments for the challengers.

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Bluebird Day on Greylock

Peak Summited2019 Mount GreylockType of HikeDay hikeTrailheadGould TrailHiking CompanionsHiked with a groupRoad ConditionsRoad suitable for all vehiclesBug StatusNo bugsSnow ConditionsTrail snow-covered at times - Gear and expertise recommendedTrail ConditionsMinor obstacles posing few problemsTop 10 day to be hiking on the mountain. Deep blue skies and powdery white snow greeting our group for this energizing hike […]
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Greylock

Peak Summited2019 Mount GreylockType of HikeDay hikeTrailheadThunderbolt trailRoad ConditionsRoad suitable for all vehiclesBug StatusNo bugsSnow ConditionsTrail snow-covered at times - Gear and expertise recommendedTrail ConditionsObstacles on trailStarted the trail at 10:30, at the junction of the bellows pipe / thunderbolt road trails. There was about 6-12 inches of snow on the trail, definitely a snow […]
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Slaying Bear Mountain

Peak Summited2019 Bear MountainType of HikeDay hikeTrailheadUndermountain trailRoad ConditionsRoad suitable for all vehiclesBug StatusNo bugsSnow ConditionsTrail snow-covered at times - Gear and expertise recommendedTrail ConditionsMinor obstacles posing few problemsStarted the day early driving out to the trailhead at sunrise, was parked and on the trail by 7am. Clear day, about 25 degrees. Trail was fairly […]
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Bear Mountain, Connecticut – Winter 2019

Peak Summited2019 Bear MountainType of HikeDay hikeTrailheadUndermountain TrailRoad ConditionsRoad suitable for all vehiclesBug StatusNo bugsSnow ConditionsIntermittent snow - not hard to crossTrail ConditionsTrail in good conditionKnocked off two 2019 hiking goals today. Last Fall I set a goal to hike Bear Mountain, the highest peak in Connecticut, in the Winter. I had previously hiked it […]
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Winter Greylock

Peak Summited2019 Mount GreylockType of HikeDay hikeTrailheadBellows PipeRoad ConditionsRoad suitable for all vehiclesBug StatusNo bugsSnow ConditionsTrail snow-covered at times - Gear and expertise recommendedTrail ConditionsMinor obstacles posing few problemsAdditional Informationhttps://www.instagram.com/p/BtrktKZBcSM/?utm_source=ig_share_sheet&igshid=123g2bi910s67Ice and snow covered all the way to the summit. Microspikes highly recommended. Hiking poles would help as well, especially for the descent . Users who […]
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Solo Icy Bear

Peak Summited2019 Bear MountainType of HikeDay hikeTrailheadUndermountainRoad ConditionsSnow and ice on roadBug StatusNo bugsSnow ConditionsTrail snow-covered at times - Gear and expertise recommendedTrail ConditionsTrail difficult/impossible to navigateI hiked this trail a few days after the polar vortex. There was a lot of snow and ice on the trail. Parking lot was not plowed but I […]
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Finally Finished!!!

Peak SummitedMount WashingtonTrailheadAmmonoosuc Ravine TrailGroupMy husband JeffMt Washington was the last hike of the Challenge and even though it was the month of October the weather was pretty good. When we started out it was 60 and humid with overcast conditions. The over all hike was in cloud cover but we were in shorts and […]
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Washington finishes the challenge

Peak SummitedMount WashingtonTrailheadAmmonoosuc Ravine TrailI had been watching the weather the past few weeks hoping to get a good day, but of all the mountains in the challenge Washington is unpredictable. This time of year isn't getting any warmer either. Today was humid and low 60's when I hit the trail head at 7am. When […]
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Last and Greatest

Peak SummitedMount WashingtonTrailheadAmmoWow. We picked a perfect day for this one. It was a bit chilly, but the trails were vacant. We were all prepped for the winter-like weather (minus the dog, but a coat for him is en route after that). The top is a bit so-so. The views are amazing, but it is […]
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VT Part 2: Camel's Hump

Peak SummitedCamel's HumpTrailheadMonroeI love this hike. It was not crowded at all until we got to the top. The trail we took had a solid ascent rate, but was stunning. It was very isolated. We managed to come across the plane wreckage on our way up. It was a little concerning at first as we […]
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VT Part 1: Chased and Missed the Views

Peak SummitedMount MansfieldTrailheadSunset RidgeWeather was gorgeous the whole way up. I believe there's a shooting range nearby, so we heard quite a bit of noise on our ascent. The terrain was a bit different than what we were thinking, but very open once you got out of the trees. Pictures is the minute of views […]
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Peak number six Camel’s Hump

Peak SummitedCamel's HumpTrailheadMonroe to Deans to Longtrail to MonroeGroupJudi GabareePerfect day to finish my six-pack of Peaks New England Challenge.
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Mt Lincoln

Peak SummitedMount LincolnTrailheadFalling Waters TrailI'm glad I read some of the previous post on Lincoln. It was a great mountain to hike, I think the best one so far! The weather was perfect, about 60 degrees and sun when we started up the Falling Waters Trail. As always I hiked with my best friend and […]
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Following the Falling Waters to Lincoln

Peak SummitedMount LincolnTrailheadFalling WatersThis trailhead truly lives up to it’s name, the Waterfalls are breathtaking! We were able to hit 3 peaks in one hike….Little Haystack, Mt Lincoln and Mt Lafayette. The trail was quite enjoyable with some switchbacks and plenty of uphill especially near the summit of Little Haystack. We encountered a trail maintainer […]
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Sharp

Peak SummitedMount KatahdinTrailheadRoaring BrookGroupsonHeaven Trails were great!! Shorts and T-shirt weather I am still amazed looking back a day later so many memories were made…. I wish i was a writer ….. it was a truly amazing day i'm glad i got to spend it with my son. If the person that came up with […]
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Katahadin the hard way

Peak SummitedMount KatahdinTrailheadCathedral to Knife Edge to Helon TaylorGroupSoloThe most incredible hike I have done anywhere in the world. More challenging the Whitney! Views 360 degrees pure awesomeness.
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Tuckerman’s Revine Mount Washington

Peak SummitedMount WashingtonTrailheadTuckerman’s RevineGroupSoloPerfect day for an awesome hike up Mount Washington. Users who liked this:
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Mount Greylock

Peak SummitedMount GreylockTrailheadBellows Pipe and Thunderbolt TrailGroupNoI wanted to take advantage of the cooler temps and the fact that it wasn't raining (since it's supposed to do that for the next week or so), so I made an impromptu drive out to Adams to tackle Greylock. Things got off to a bit of a frustrating […]
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Go hard or go home

Peak SummitedMount LincolnTrailheadLincoln WoodsFor my 4th peak on challenge list, I picked Mt. Lincoln. Although this mountain can be accessed from a lot of trails, I decided to bag it as part of the famous Pemi Loop. Pemi Loop is a 31.5 miles long loop trail on the White Mountains. This is not actually a […]
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The Big Pile of Rock

Peak SummitedMount WashingtonTrailheadCrawford PathGrouphiked with CinspoonWhat an epic trip to close out the six pack of peaks challenge by climbing from Crawford Notch to the summit of Mt Washington via the oldest trail in our nation The Crawford Path. The trip included 5 peaks (southern presidential range) and 16 miles of beautiful trails. My home […]
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NH Highest

Peak SummitedMount WashingtonTrailheadAmmonoosuc Ravine Trail/ JewelGroupRalphPWhat a gorgeous trail. First mile or so was really easy. I thought to myself I’m hiking the highest mountain when am I going to gain elevation? Then there it was around the bend you see the trail go up and it was steady along a waterfall up until you […]
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New England Six Pack complete

Peak SummitedMount KatahdinTrailheadAbolPhenomenal hike. We couldn't acquire a parking pass for Roaring Brook but managed to get one at the Abol lot. We hiked the Abol Trail up and back. Very steep with some serious bouldering in the middle section. Weather and visibility were perfect! Users who liked this:
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Finito!

Peak SummitedMount KatahdinTrailheadAbolFantastic hike, challenging but with views well worth every effort. Users who liked this:
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One hike three peaks

Peak SummitedMount LincolnTrailheadFranconia Ridge LoopGroupSoloAmazing hike peak number three for the New England Challenge.
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Highest Peak in Vermont!

Peak SummitedMount MansfieldTrailheadSunset Ridge TrailThis was a very enjoyable hike that started out slow foot path climb under tree cover and progressed up and above the tree line to spectacular views. Towards the summit the trail was a bit more of a challenge but well worth the reward in the end as the summit provided […]
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Magnificent Mansfield

Peak SummitedMount MansfieldTrailheadSunset Ridge TrailIt took just under three hours to get up to the peak of Mansfield. The weather was hazy and humid all the way up, which was good because shortly after reaching the top the sun came out and it hot! My wife and I hiked up together as we always do, […]
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Mount Mansfield on a Cloudy Humid Day

Peak SummitedMount MansfieldTrailheadLoop trail Maple Ridge to Longtrail to Sunset RidgeGroupSoloVery humid hike overcast at summit but a really good hike scrambling required.
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Greylock the Hard Way

Peak SummitedMount GreylockTrailheadGouldGroupSoloGreat hike up the very challenging Thunder Bolt trail. Very hot and humid. I was completely soaked in sweat. Users who liked this:
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Mount Washington

Peak SummitedMount WashingtonTrailheadAmmonoosuc Ravine TrailEverything about this hike was great – awesome trail conditions, great weather, and stunning views! While it was overcast most of the hike and the summit was covered in clouds, the winds were really minimal for the most part, and it didn't rain and wasn't too chilly. It was pretty cool […]
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Mount Washington

Peak SummitedMount WashingtonTrailheadAmmonoosuc Ravine TrailGroupNoEverything about this hike was great – awesome trail conditions, great weather, and stunning views! While it was overcast most of the hike and the summit was covered in clouds, the winds were really minimal for the most part, and it didn't rain and wasn't too chilly. It was pretty cool […]
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THUNDER STRUCK!

Peak SummitedMount KatahdinTrailheadChimney Pond> Hamlin Ridge> NW Basin Trail> SaddleCHALLENGE COMPLETED! Mount Katahdin was definitely a challenge! My mom and I drove up yesterday and camped overnight at a local campground. We got up really early in the morning because we know today would be a long day, but also we knew there was a […]
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Thunder bolts and lightening, very, very frightening!

Peak SummitedMount KatahdinTrailheadChimney PondThe day started sunny and very warm:which is unusual for this time of year. We decided to hike Chimney Pond to Hamlin Ridge to enjoy the views while the weather was nice as there were thunderstorms predicted for the afternoon. Hamlin Pond was a challenging hike but it was worth the views. […]
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Up and onto the hump!

Peak SummitedCamel's HumpTrailheadBurrows TrailCamel's Hump wasn't too bad, however any hike after my Kahtadin hike is like a cake walk 🙂 The day's weather was HOT AND HUMID!!! We drove 3 hours to get to the trailhead and proceeded to hike in 90 degree weather. The trail is in the woods for 95% of the […]
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Humpy

Peak SummitedCamel's HumpTrailheadBurrows TrailIt was a muggy humid day in the high 70's when we started up the trail. The trail was wet from previous rain and a lot of exposed tree roots awaited us, every step one had to pay attention. Burrows trail goes 2.1 miles before it hooks into the Long Trail for […]
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3 Peaks, 1Passion

Peak SummitedMount LincolnTrailheadFalling WatersGroupSoloTrails were full there was a guy sitting counting ppl coming off the mountin on the Bridle Path side when i reached him i was close to 500th one and this was alittle before 4 pm.. this was the 5th one for me and by far the most enjoyable ….its just a […]
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Nice Hike

Peak SummitedMount GreylockTrailheadJones Nose TrailThis was a very enjoyable hike, the weather was perfect and the trail was great! We headed up the Jones Nose Trail which began with a path through a beautiful open field with wild flowers, great way to start and finish a hike. The trail connected with the AT trail near […]
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Gracious Greylock

Peak SummitedMount GreylockTrailheadJones Nose TrailGreylock is the highest peak in my home state of Massachusetts. The weather was beautiful, sun, dry about 75* for the hike. After hiking Katahdin the previous week this was a breeze. On top is the War Memorial Tower and Bascom Lodge. Great place to get refreshed. My wife and I […]
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Highest Peak in the Northeast

Peak SummitedMount WashingtonTrailheadTuckermanThis is the first time I hiked Mt Washington when visibility was perfect in every direction. Stunning. Users who liked this:
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A Man‘s Journey to Another Man‘s Face

Peak SummitedMount MansfieldTrailheadOne man‘s journey to another man‘s faceGroupSteffPerfect Sunday afternoon hike with a beautiful sunset!
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Wrong Turn

Peak SummitedMount GreylockTrailheadBellows southGroupsoloi'm not one for words but normally its the views that make the trip worth it… this time for me it was the memorial and this one girl / lady …. i was to stupid to get her name maybe we'll meet again one day lol …. oh trails were wet and […]
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Views from the “peak” of New England

Peak SummitedMount WashingtonTrailheadTuckermanHard hike up (albeit was feeling unwell) but incredible, and from my understanding very rare clear day at the summit. Worth every hard step taken. Users who liked this:
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The best for last! Finish of the New England Six Pack on Mount Mansfield!

Peak SummitedMount MansfieldTrailheadUnderhill State ParkGroupJeffAwesome Hike! We both finished the New England Six Pack with a stunning sunset on Mount Mansfield!! Users who liked this:
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Oh What A Hike!!

Peak SummitedMount KatahdinTrailheadHelon TaylorGroupNo just some friendsThis was the toughest hike that I have ever done. The weather was perfect and the trail was long and steep! We chose to go up the Helon Taylor trail, across the Knife Edge and onto Baxter Peak. Our descent was down the Saddle Trail to Chimney Pond Campground […]
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Katahdin Glory

Peak SummitedMount KatahdinTrailheadHelon TaylorStarted at 6:15am up the Helon Taylor trail to the legendary Knife Edge. The Edge was the toughest and scariest section of trail that I ever did. Had I know just how bad it was I would have hike another route to get o the top. The weather was clear and cool […]
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Cloudy with a Chance of Thunder

Peak SummitedMount WashingtonTrailheadAmmonoosuc Ravine Trail> Dean Trail>Gulf Side> JewelAn early start gave us some wonderful views as we made the hike up to the summit. Knowing that there was a chance for thunderstorms later we figured the sooner we got up there the better. This time my mother and I brought along my youngest sister, […]
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Daughters and dogs

Peak SummitedMount WashingtonTrailheadAmmonoosuc Ravine TrailIt is rare to have a clear day on Mount Washington in August and this hike was no different. The day started off promising, and we had a great view of the summit as we drove to the trailhead. This trip included my usual hiking partner, Hannah and one of my […]
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One of Six

Peak SummitedMount GreylockTrailheadCheshire HarborSuper grey day but perfect. Users who liked this:
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Halfway

Peak SummitedMount MansfieldTrailheadunderhill state park ... loopGroupsoloRain was in the forecast but it held off … trails were great loved the rock wall and walking out in the open ….it was yet another in the clouds summit for myself …that just give me a reason to come back again another day… although i'm about the […]
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Mount Lincoln

Peak SummitedMount LincolnTrailheadOld BridleGroupN/AThis was my first peak for the challenge, and my highest elevation to date! It was a beautiful day, great cool weather and sunshine for about half of it. Thankfully even when the clouds rolled in the rain held off until the drive home. I went up Old Bridle, summited Mt Lafayette, […]
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Beast of the North

Peak SummitedMount KatahdinTrailheadAbolWow this mountain was a beast. Just rolling up to the gate had me a little nervous. We traversed from Abol across Knife's Edge down Helon Taylor. Overall it took us about 12 hours. Knife's Edge was terrifying, but I'm glad to have accomplished it. Definitely will attempt this mountain again, it was […]
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Second Favorite of the Challenge!

Peak SummitedMount LincolnTrailheadFranconi NotchGroupStephMy first hike in the Whites! Users who liked this:
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Walk the (Ridge) Line

Peak SummitedMount LincolnTrailheadFranconia Ridge Trail (counterclockwise Falling Waters, Greenleaf, to Old Bridle Path)This was one of my favorite hikes. Definitely on my list to do again. We had beautiful weather. Trail was a bit slick from the rain in some places, but not too bad. We hiked up the Falls trail. Definitely suggest doing that […]
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Clever LOL

Peak SummitedMount WashingtonTrailheadTuckerman RavineGroupsonwell right off the bat detour ….it was a very muddy start …. the hike overall was not as bad as i thought it would be now mind you my legs didn't like me the last 45 min of the return trip or even for few days after but glad i can […]
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Mt Lincoln

Peak SummitedMount LincolnTrailheadOld Bridle Path to Greenleaf to Franconia Ridge to Falling WatersAmazing- hit three peaks along this route: Lafayette, Little Haystack and Lincoln. Totally worth it. Very challenging especially the route I chose. Quite a few people on the trail for a Tuesday- but still amazing just the same. 360’ views after the treeline […]
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1 of Many

Peak SummitedCamel's HumpTrailheadMonroeGroupSoloTrail was great, but who am I to say? i'm really new to this. Only hiked Mount Ascutney the top. Was in and out of the clouds and a bit chilly, LOL. I can't say how I felt other than …Alive !!!
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Team no sleep hike

Peak SummitedMount KatahdinTrailheadHunt trail via Knife’s Edge and down SaddleGroupJeff CAwesomeness!! Users who liked this:
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Franconia Ridge Traverse

Peak SummitedMount LincolnTrailheadFalling WatersHamds down one of the most beautiful hike routes in the country and my personal favorite of all the New England Six Pack of Peaks.
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The Crown Jewel of Maine

Peak SummitedMount KatahdinTrailheadHunt TrailGrouphiked with CinspoonMt Katahdin… the toughest mountain I have ever attempted to conquer or should I says Katahdin conquered me. Ten plus miles of raw awesomeness, beauty and frightening climbs. We decided to trek up and down the Hunt trail (Appalachian Trail) which we had to register weeks in advance to hike […]
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Fav of the six

Peak SummitedMount LincolnTrailheadFalling WatersAbsolutely incredible hike. The waterfalls on the trail up were gorgeous and the views along the ridge stunning. Definitely one of my year's highlight hikes. Users who liked this:
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Best Views in Massachusetts

Peak SummitedMount GreylockTrailheadGould TrailDid the Gould Trail up and back. It was supposed to be a 6.6 mi loop round trip, but was around 7.0 with extra walking around at the summit. The trail was a bit untraveled and overgrown in a short section of the middle, but wasn't too bothersome. It was a nice […]
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Wow

Peak SummitedMount KatahdinTrailheadHuntGroupRalphPWhat a gorgeous day for a hike. With the winds being very low there was barely a breeze which made for a hot day. We took the Hunt trail which started off nice and easy with a gorgeous waterfall. The trail does end up getting pretty steep around mile 3 where we ended […]
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Afternoon Delight

Peak SummitedMount GreylockTrailheadThunderboltIncredible hike! Perfect weather, beautiful views, fabulous company, and an overnight stay in historic Bascom Lodge at the summit. Be aware that the Thunderbolt route is steep near the summit and hikers should proceed cautiously if the trail is wet. Users who liked this:
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Ensconced in the only boreal forest in MA

Peak SummitedMount GreylockTrailheadThunderboltStunning! Sunshine and amazing views in all directions.
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Mt Greylock

Peak SummitedMount GreylockTrailheadBellows SouthHot and steep – but definitely manageable with plenty of plateaus. STUNNING at the peak, got to head inside and to the top of the war memorial, which was breathtaking and inspiring and humbling Users who liked this:
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Hop on the Camel's Hump

Peak SummitedCamel's HumpTrailheadBurrows TrailCamel’s Hump is the third highest mountain in Vermont. There are a few trails that can take you to the summit. I decided to make a loop hike so I took following trails Burrows Trail and Long Trail South to the summit, Long Trail South, Forest City Trail and Connector Trail to […]
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Double Header Day 2: Over the Hump

Peak SummitedCamel's HumpTrailheadMonroe trail> Dean's Trail> Long TrailOfficially over the halfway point! Camels Hump is certainly not a mountain to miss! This mountain has some amazing views and lovely scenic trails. The thing that the mountain is best known for is the plane crash that happened back in 1944. Some parts of the plane can […]
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Vermont Sunshine

Peak SummitedMount MansfieldTrailheadUnderhill State Park-Eagle's CutWe finally got a bluebird day to go hiking. This was day one of a two day trip to Vermont. My daughter, Hannah and her dog Bella and I set off at 9:30 am to hike up Maple Ridge Trail to the Long Tril to summit Mt. Mansfield. After correcting […]
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Double Header: Mount Mansfield

Peak SummitedMount MansfieldTrailheadMaple Ridge Trail> Long Trail> Sunset Ridge TrailMy mom, Bella and I stayed up in Vermont for 3 days so we could do Mount Mansfield and Camels hump. After a long day of driving and a stormy night we had absolutely the the best hiking weather anyone could ask for. We finally broke […]
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A Crash and a Crash

Peak SummitedCamel's HumpTrailheadMonroe TrailThis was actually day two. I mixed up my dates. Another beautiful, blue sky day with temps in the 70's and time to summitpeak for. The first part of our day was pretty easy hiking and we were lulled as we hike MonroeTrail to Dean Trail. It was quiet and very pretty. […]
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Rocky Way to the Top of Vermont

Peak SummitedMount MansfieldTrailheadCCC RoadMt Mansfield is the highest mountain in Vermont. I started my hike at Underhill State Park. Took CCC road (2.2 miles) and then Maple Ridge Trail (1.5 miles to the Forehead, one of Mt Mansfield’s summits). Maple Ridge Trail is very steep, there are few spots on the trail that requires a […]
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Spectacular Camels Hump

Peak SummitedCamel's HumpTrailheadMonroe TrailGroupRalphPSaturday was a much better day weather wise which is why we chose to hike Camels Hump on Saturday instead of Friday. (We only had this weekend to do both hikes) we could not have had a more perfect day. It was a nice trail that was straight to the point and […]
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The View

Peak SummitedCamel's HumpTrailheadMonroeGrouphiked with CinspoonCamel’s Hump, known for its views and well, it didn’t disappoint. It was a beautiful clear day when we trekked this beauty, a day where you want nothing but to be out adventuring. And there’s no better day to trek a mountain where you could see from New York to New […]
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A tip of a hat

Peak SummitedMount MansfieldTrailheadLong TrailGrouphiked with CinspoonWow, what can I not say about this mountain. We started our trek in what we perceived will be wet conditions throughout the hike. So we put on our rain gear and headed out. The Long trail starts out as a “boardwalk” through Beaver pond, newly built to allow all […]
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Whipping Winds of Mansfield

Peak SummitedMount MansfieldTrailheadLong Trail/ HaseltonGroupRalphPThe day started off with a thunderstorm and we were expecting rain again for the morning so we were not expecting much on this hike. All I can say is wow, what a pleasant surprise indeed. Started the trek on the Long Trail and we could see the mountain from the […]
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Adventure in the Clouds

Peak SummitedMount LincolnTrailheadFalling Waters, Old Bridle PathGroupRalphPThe humidity was no joke but we were prepared with extra water as we knew we would need it for this hike. We started up the falling waters trail where there is a gorgeous waterfall that is a must see. We also stopped at the Sliding Rock which was […]
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Franconia Ridge

Peak SummitedMount LincolnTrailheadFalling watersGrouphiked with CinspoonThe Franconia Ridge… one of New Hampshire’s most beautiful sights to set one’s eyes upon. From Mt Lincoln to Mt Lafayette you find yourself in awe of their splendor. The day we chose to trek, was not a day we should of chosen; the temperatures soared to mid-90’s (that’s not […]
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But first, lets tackle the highest one!

Peak SummitedMount WashingtonTrailheadAmmonoosuc ravine trailFor my first summit on the challenge, I decided to hike Mt. Washington. This is the highest peak in New England and it's known for its dangerous weather. The highest wind speed recorded by men was recorded on the top of Mt. Washington and it was 231 mph. On January 6 […]
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Camel’s Hump

Peak SummitedSelect a peakTrailheadMunroeAwesome hike. Good challenge for first hike of the season! Users who liked this:
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Team no sleep on the Knife’s Edge

Peak SummitedMount KatahdinTrailheadHelon TaylorGroupJeff CCrossed another bucket list hike off my list – Mt. Katahdin (aka Baxter peak), highest peak in Maine. To make it epic, I hiked up via the Knife’s Edge, very steep and strenuous, stunning views and nothing for people with fear of heights- down the Saddle trail which is also very […]
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Walking on the knife‘s edge

Peak SummitedMount KatahdinTrailheadRoaring brock campgroundGroupSteffDid the Hunt Trail/AT two years ago and have been looking forward to this ever since. Users who liked this:
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A Beacon for Peace

Peak SummitedMount GreylockTrailheadThunderboltGrouphiked with CinspoonWe were expecting to have thunderstorms late morning as we started our journey up the ski trails of Mt Greylock. Knowing the expected conditions of our trek we opted to have our rain gear ready at moment’s notice but luckily that forecast did not come to fruition. As we trekked up […]
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The maze of Mount Greylock

Peak SummitedMount GreylockTrailheadBellows Pipe/ ThunderboltGroupRalphPWith the weather forecast showing rain and thunderstorms in the afternoon we had our rain gear and started on the Bellows Pipe trail then over to Thunderbolt. With this being a ski mountain and not all the ski trails showing on our map we got a little confused on which way […]
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Green paradise Vermont!

Peak SummitedCamel's HumpTrailheadBurrow’s trailGroupJeff C06/22/2018 – New England Six-Pack of Peaks Challenge #hike 4/6 (Camel’s Hump)! It’s a hike and another sunset!! Users who liked this:
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Hump day!

Peak SummitedCamel's HumpTrailheadBurrowsGroupStephLoved the scramble and the descent was easy on the feet.
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Hiking with Bella

Peak SummitedMount GreylockTrailheadAppalachian Trail at Mt. WilliamsHike 2 of 6 was a fun day trip with my hiking buddy, Hannah and her dog Bella. We met some great college kids on the hike who were doing a last practice hike before heading out with various groups of high school kids. They were super friendly and […]
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The Wizarding World of Mount Greylock

Peak SummitedMount GreylockTrailheadAppalachian TrailThis hike was an important one for me for a few reasons: One being that back at the end of April, some friends of mine and I tried to summit with our dogs but were unable to because of the amount of snow at the top. We mad it about a 3rd […]
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Third day of the challenge – third peak!

Peak SummitedMount WashingtonTrailheadPinkham NotchGroupSteff3rd peak in 3 days – hiked Greylock and Lincoln the days before. Gotta come back to enjoy it more! Users who liked this:
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A lovely day to hike Mount Grey-lock

Peak SummitedMount GreylockTrailheadCampground TrailGroupBri & KatieIt was a beautiful day for a hike, a little muggy but an amazing way to spend my day. Having just decided to take the hike the day before i was somewhat unprepared and didnt know what to expect. This was the first mountain/ first organized hike I have ever […]
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Conquered Mt. Washi!!

Peak SummitedMount WashingtonTrailheadTupperman RavineGroupJeff C06/10/2018 – So proud that I finalized this hike up to Mount Washington last weekend! It’s the highest peak in New Hampshire which is known for its quickly changing weather conditions. Picked a perfect day for this ~9 mile hike. This hike by itself is a challenge, but I did it […]
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Dancing on the ridge

Peak SummitedMount LincolnTrailheadFranconia MotchGroupJeff CDancing on the ridge ??‍♀️ 06/09/2018 hike in the Whites – Franconia ridge traverse with 3 peaks: Little Haystack, Lincoln and Lafayette. A total of 9.4 miles and 3,875 ft vertical elevation gain. Very windy on the ridge, long and very strenuous hike, but endless views. New England Six-Pack of Peaks […]
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Nightwalk to sunset

Peak SummitedMount GreylockTrailheadRoaring BrookGroupJeff C06/08/2018 Just made it up the mountain in time for the amazing sunset ? New England Six-Pack of Peaks Challenge #hike 1/6 (Mt. Greylock) #hikingadventures #newenglandsixpackofpeaks #massachussetts #mountgreylock #mountgreylocksummit #happiness #newengland #wanderlust #hiking #girlswhohike #womenwhoexplore #adventuretime
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Thunderbolt in the dark!

Peak SummitedMount GreylockTrailheadToaring brookGroupStephLoved the hike and the sunset! Just made it in time.
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Up in the Clouds

Peak SummitedMount LincolnTrailheadLincoln Woods Trail HeadWhat was supposed to be a nice day (well as nice of a day as one can expect in the Whites in spring), turned into a cold and rainy day. My mom and I could hardly see a thing and was hard to tell exactly where we were. But through […]
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Wounded Knee

Peak SummitedMount LincolnTrailheadLincoln Woods Visitor's CenterMt.. Lincoln was day 2 of a 3 day hike. The weather was grey and gloomy pretty much from the start: with a smattering of rain for added enjoyment. There were a few breaks in the clouds that afforded us some spectacular views, and 3 days of backpacking beats work […]
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Two down, four to go!

Peak SummitedCamel's HumpTrailheadLong Trail LoopNo rain but periodic cloud cover throughout the day. The trail is incredibly well maintained. Extremely high winds at the summit with gusts exceeding 50mph but . Visibility was somewhat limited but still allowed for incredible views of Lake Champain, Canada, and nearby Mt Mansfield. One of the most beautiful and […]
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A camel adventure in VT

Peak SummitedCamel's HumpTrailheadLong Trail LoopFantastic trail, high, gusty winds at the summit but amazingly rewarding views!
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And so it begins!

Peak SummitedMount MansfieldTrailheadMt Mansfield Loop TrailGreat hike! Heavy rain and overcast skies on the way up but the weather improved once we reached the summit and the hike down was much more enjoyable. There are some sections of the trail that require hikers to scramble over large granite slabs which can become slippery in the […]
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Start of the six pack

Peak SummitedMount MansfieldTrailheadMt. Mansfield Loop TrailRainy, foggy return to Northeastern hiking but absolutely amazing.
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