Hike Logs: 2019 New England Six-Pack of Peaks Challenge

2019 New England Six-Pack of Peaks Challenge logoAre you taking the New England Six-Pack of Peaks Challenge? Here you can see all the hikes logged in our 2019 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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Mount Katahdin, ME

Peak Summited2019 Mount KatahdinType of HikeDay hikeTrailheadChimney Pond TrailEncounteredFall foliage, Ripe berriesRoad ConditionsRoad suitable for all vehiclesBug StatusNo bugsSnow ConditionsSnow freeTrail ConditionsTrail in good conditionAmazing and challenging hike! Definitely a little more difficult than expected when crossing the end of Knife's Edge. Overall a great way to finish the challenge.
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Perfect fall day at Mt Greylock

Peak Summited 2019 Mount Greylock Type of Hike Day hike Trailhead Cheshire Harbor Trail Encountered Wildflowers blooming, Fall foliage Road Conditions Road suitable for all vehicles Bug Status No bugs Snow Conditions Snow free Trail Conditions Trail in good condition This was my first solo hike. My daughter helped me plan the safest route for […]
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Mt Washington in Fall Colors

Peak Summited 2019 Mount Washington Type of Hike Day hike Trailhead Pinkham Notch Encountered Fall foliage Road Conditions Road suitable for all vehicles Bug Status No bugs Snow Conditions Snow free Trail Conditions Trail in good condition Additional Information https://www.alltrails.com/explore/recording/mt-washington-loop-via-john-sherburne-ski-trail-to-huntington-ravine-to-lion-head--90 We hiked on a day that started out with beautiful fall weather and made it […]
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Up Mt. Washington – WE made it!!!

Peak Summited 2019 Mount Washington Type of Hike Day hike Trailhead Tuckerman's Ravine trail Encountered Wildflowers blooming, Fall foliage, Ripe berries Hiking Companions Hiked with a group Road Conditions Road suitable for all vehicles Bug Status No bugs Snow Conditions Snow free Trail Conditions Trail in good condition The weather and views were amazing all […]
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If you are going to go Maine, you might as well make the most of it

Peak Summited 2019 Mount Katahdin Type of Hike Day hike Trailhead Chimney/Helon Taylor at Encountered Fall foliage, Ripe berries Road Conditions Road suitable for all vehicles Bug Status Bugs were not too bad Snow Conditions Snow free Trail Conditions Minor obstacles posing few problems Additional Information http://www.gotag.life Maine is five hours from where I live, […]
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Lincoln

Peak Summited 2019 Mount Lincoln Type of Hike Day hike Trailhead Falling waters Encountered Ripe berries Road Conditions Road suitable for all vehicles Bug Status No bugs Snow Conditions Snow free Trail Conditions Trail in good condition It was epic
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6 of 6 top of Massachusetts

Peak Summited 2019 Mount Greylock Type of Hike Day hike Trailhead Bellows Pipe Trailhead Encountered Wildflowers blooming, Ripe berries Road Conditions Road suitable for all vehicles Bug Status No bugs Snow Conditions Snow free Trail Conditions Trail in good condition My friend and I started this hike at Bellows Pipe Trail. This trail has gradual […]
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Hiking Katahdin

Peak Summited 2019 Mount Katahdin Type of Hike Day hike Trailhead Hunt Trail Encountered Fall foliage Hiking Companions Hiked with a group Road Conditions Road suitable for all vehicles Bug Status No bugs Snow Conditions Snow free Trail Conditions Minor obstacles posing few problems September 15th We started out hike for Six Pack of Peaks: […]
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Another day on the top..

Peak Summited 2019 Mount Greylock Type of Hike Day hike Trailhead Bellows Pipe Trailhead Encountered Wildflowers blooming, Ripe berries Road Conditions Road suitable for all vehicles Bug Status No bugs Snow Conditions Snow free Trail Conditions Trail in good condition We started this hike at Bellows Pipe trail, trail meets Appalachian trail near summit. After […]
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Last one

Peak Summited 2019 Mount Lincoln Type of Hike Day hike Trailhead Falling waters Hiking Companions Hiked with a group Road Conditions Road suitable for all vehicles Bug Status No bugs Snow Conditions Snow free Trail Conditions Trail in good condition The weather was horrible and they started to turn people away because the ridge was […]
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Top of the Connecticut

Peak Summited 2019 Bear Mountain Type of Hike Day hike Trailhead Undermountain trail Encountered Wildflowers blooming, Ripe berries Road Conditions Road suitable for all vehicles Bug Status Bugs were not too bad Snow Conditions Snow free Trail Conditions Trail in good condition This was one really easy hike and a really long drive :). Compared […]
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Relaxing hike in CT

Peak Summited 2019 Bear Mountain Type of Hike Day hike Trailhead Undermountain trail Encountered Wildflowers blooming, Ripe berries Road Conditions Road suitable for all vehicles Bug Status Bugs were not too bad Snow Conditions Snow free Trail Conditions Trail in good condition Easiest one comparing with other 5, just a little bit over hour to […]
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Fundraiser hike for New England Peaks for Prevention!

Peak Summited 2019 Mount Washington Type of Hike Overnight Trailhead Tuckerman Ravine trail Hiking Companions Hiked with a group Road Conditions Road suitable for all vehicles Bug Status No bugs Snow Conditions Snow free Trail Conditions Trail in good condition Accent started from Joe Dodge Lodge on Saturday morning bright and early. Was able to […]
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Early Bird Gets The…

Peak Summited 2019 Mount Washington Type of Hike Day hike Trailhead Tuckerman Encountered Wildflowers blooming Road Conditions Road suitable for all vehicles Bug Status No bugs Snow Conditions Snow free Trail Conditions Trail in good condition Additional Information http://www.gotag.life Early bird gets….great sunrise pics and no crowds at the summit! My favorite hike to date. […]
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Last Peak! Bring it on Lincoln (and Lafayette and Little Haystack)!

Peak Summited 2019 Mount Lincoln Type of Hike Day hike Trailhead Old Bridle Path Encountered Wildflowers blooming Road Conditions Road suitable for all vehicles Bug Status Bugs were not too bad Snow Conditions Snow free Trail Conditions Trail in good condition Additional Information http://www.gotag.life So psyched for the last hike!  Hiked Washington earlier in the […]
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Sunny days

Peak Summited 2019 Camel's Hump Type of Hike Day hike Trailhead Burros Hiking Companions Hiked with a group Road Conditions Road suitable for all vehicles Bug Status No bugs Snow Conditions Snow free Trail Conditions Trail in good condition Good to go sunny and beautiful all the way up!
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Camel’s Hump

Peak Summited 2019 Camel's Hump Type of Hike Day hike Trailhead Burrows Trail Encountered Wildflowers blooming, Ripe berries Road Conditions Road suitable for all vehicles Bug Status Bugs were not too bad Snow Conditions Snow free Trail Conditions Trail in good condition Beautiful weather, view at the summit was amazing
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Lucky #7 – Challenge Complete!

Peak Summited 2019 Mount Mansfield Type of Hike Day hike Trailhead Long Trail - Route 108 Encountered Wildflowers blooming, Fall foliage, Ripe berries Road Conditions Road suitable for all vehicles Bug Status No bugs Snow Conditions Snow free Trail Conditions Trail in good condition Mount Mansfield marked the culmination of an epic hiking journey in […]
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Mount Washington views

Peak Summited 2019 Mount Washington Type of Hike Day hike Trailhead Pinkhammnoch Encountered Wildflowers blooming, Ripe berries Hiking Companions Hiked with a group Road Conditions Road suitable for all vehicles Bug Status No bugs Snow Conditions Snow free Trail Conditions Trail in good condition this was a great day for a sunday hike, second year […]
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Mount Greylock, MA

Peak Summited 2019 Mount Greylock Type of Hike Day hike Trailhead Gould Trail Road Conditions Road suitable for all vehicles Bug Status No bugs Snow Conditions Snow free Trail Conditions Trail in good condition This was our final peak to finish the challenge and we wished we had done it first. Easy hike, not much […]
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The Finale on Mt Mansfield

Peak Summited 2019 Mount Mansfield Type of Hike Day hike Trailhead Long Trail in Stowe Encountered Wildflowers blooming Hiking Companions Hiked with a group Road Conditions Road suitable for all vehicles Bug Status No bugs Snow Conditions Snow free Trail Conditions Trail in good condition Additional Information https://www.alltrails.com/explore/map/long-trail-to-the-chin-and-profanity-trail--218 We were staying in Stowe, and decided […]
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Super steep

Peak Summited 2019 Mount Mansfield Type of Hike Day hike Trailhead Long trail south Encountered Ripe berries Hiking Companions Hiked with a group Road Conditions Road suitable for all vehicles Bug Status Bugs were not too bad Snow Conditions Snow free Trail Conditions Trail in good condition Very steep at the top of long trail. […]
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Mt. Katahdin

Peak Summited 2019 Mount Katahdin Type of Hike Day hike Trailhead Chimney Pond trail Encountered Fall foliage, Ripe berries Road Conditions Road suitable for all vehicles Bug Status No bugs Snow Conditions Snow free Trail Conditions Trail in good condition This was a beautiful and very challenging hike. The peak offered amazing views on a […]
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Mount Greylock, MA

Peak Summited 2019 Mount Greylock Type of Hike Day hike Trailhead Gould Trail Road Conditions Road suitable for all vehicles Bug Status No bugs Snow Conditions Snow free Trail Conditions Trail in good condition This was my least favorite hike out of them all and I wish we had done it in the beginning. Easy […]
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Mount Mansfield

Peak Summited 2019 Mount Mansfield Type of Hike Day hike Trailhead Eagle cut trail Encountered Wildflowers blooming, Ripe berries Road Conditions Road suitable for all vehicles Bug Status Bugs were not too bad Snow Conditions Snow free Trail Conditions Trail in good condition Great hike, good weather.  The trails are well marked
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Mansfield

Peak Summited 2019 Mount Mansfield Type of Hike Day hike Trailhead Underhill Encountered Ripe berries Hiking Companions Hiked with a group Road Conditions Road suitable for all vehicles Bug Status No bugs Snow Conditions Snow free Trail Conditions Trail in good condition Foggy
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Perfect Hiking Weather for Camel's Hump

Peak Summited 2019 Camel's Hump Type of Hike Day hike Trailhead Monroe Trail Encountered Wildflowers blooming, Fall foliage, Ripe berries Hiking Companions Hiked with a group Road Conditions Road suitable for all vehicles Bug Status Bugs were not too bad Snow Conditions Snow free Trail Conditions Trail in good condition We were on Monroe Trail […]
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Hump Day – #6

Peak Summited 2019 Camel's Hump Type of Hike Day hike Trailhead Monroe Encountered Wildflowers blooming, Ripe berries Road Conditions Road suitable for all vehicles Bug Status No bugs Snow Conditions Snow free Trail Conditions Trail in good condition First steps on the Long Trail hiking a loop up the Monroe Trail to the Long Trail […]
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Camel's Hump Joy

Peak Summited 2019 Camel's Hump Type of Hike Day hike Trailhead Monroe Trail Encountered Wildflowers blooming Hiking Companions Hiked with a group Road Conditions Road suitable for all vehicles Bug Status No bugs Snow Conditions Snow free Trail Conditions Trail in good condition This was my favorite hike of the challenge! It was a perfect […]
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Camels hump

Peak Summited 2019 Camel's Hump Type of Hike Day hike Trailhead Monroe trail Encountered Fall foliage, Ripe berries Hiking Companions Hiked with a group Road Conditions Road suitable for all vehicles Bug Status Bugs were not too bad Snow Conditions Snow free Trail Conditions Trail in good condition Very cold and windy at the summit […]
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Amazing scenery all the way

Peak Summited 2019 Mount Lincoln Type of Hike Day hike Trailhead Falling Waters Encountered Wildflowers blooming Road Conditions Road suitable for all vehicles Bug Status Bugs were not too bad Snow Conditions Snow free Trail Conditions Trail in good condition To conquer Mt. Lincoln you will most likely want to do Mt. Lafayette and Little […]
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Katahdin

Peak Summited 2019 Mount Katahdin Type of Hike Day hike Trailhead Hunt Trailhead Road Conditions Road suitable for all vehicles Bug Status Bugs were not too bad Snow Conditions Snow free Trail Conditions Trail in good condition When you fail to prepare, prepare to fail.  Well not a complete failure because I made to the […]
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Three in one part 3 – Lincoln to Lafayette

Peak Summited 2019 Mount Lincoln Type of Hike Day hike Trailhead Falling Waters - Little Haystack - Lincoln - Lafayette Encountered Wildflowers blooming Hiking Companions Hiked with a group Road Conditions Road suitable for all vehicles Bug Status No bugs Snow Conditions Snow free Trail Conditions Trail in good condition One of my favorite hikes!  […]
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Mount Washington

Peak Summited 2019 Mount Washington Type of Hike Day hike Trailhead Tuckerman Ravine Trail Road Conditions Road suitable for all vehicles Bug Status No bugs Snow Conditions Snow free Trail Conditions Trail in good condition No special or wacky names for this hike.  This hike deserves our respect. Really fun rock scramble in the last […]
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Mansfield – Getting ready for hiking above the treeline

Peak Summited 2019 Mount Mansfield Type of Hike Day hike Trailhead Hell's Brook Trail Encountered Wildflowers blooming, Ripe berries Road Conditions Road suitable for all vehicles Bug Status Bugs were not too bad Snow Conditions Snow free Trail Conditions Minor obstacles posing few problems Stunning views but quite a scramble to get up the trail. […]
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Lafayette or Lincoln?

Peak Summited 2019 Mount Lincoln Type of Hike Day hike Trailhead Franconia Ridge Loop Road Conditions Road suitable for all vehicles Bug Status No bugs Snow Conditions Snow free Trail Conditions Trail in good condition Wowza!!! Best hike ever???  It is in the running. Waterfalls, three peaks, ridge trail and a senior in college wearing […]
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Three in one part 2 – Mt Mansfield

Peak Summited 2019 Mount Mansfield Type of Hike Day hike Trailhead Hell Brook Trail Encountered Wildflowers blooming Hiking Companions Hiked with a group Road Conditions Road suitable for all vehicles Bug Status No bugs Snow Conditions Snow free Trail Conditions Trail in good condition Very very tough and steep trail.  Watch out if you are […]
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Warming up for bigger hikes on Camel's Hump

Peak Summited 2019 Camel's Hump Type of Hike Day hike Trailhead Burrows Trail Encountered Ripe berries Road Conditions Road suitable for all vehicles Bug Status Bugs were not too bad Snow Conditions Snow free Trail Conditions Trail in good condition We went up the Burrows trail and descended via the Long and Forest City trails. […]
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Mountain Goat Blog – Laura Cowles Steep

Peak Summited 2019 Mount Mansfield Type of Hike Day hike Trailhead Underhill State Park Road Conditions Road suitable for all vehicles Bug Status No bugs Snow Conditions Snow free Trail Conditions Trail in good condition Not even a mountain goat on this trail on Sunday morning.  This trail was steep and relentless.  But super fun […]
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Really? This is no the Top?

Peak Summited 2019 Camel's Hump Type of Hike Day hike Trailhead Monroe Trail Road Conditions Road suitable for all vehicles Bug Status No bugs Snow Conditions Snow free Trail Conditions Trail in good condition Perfect clear afternoon.  Nice hike, mostly shaded. The “fake top” in the clearing with the plaque was and Ugh moment. Humped […]
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Three in one part 1 – up Camel's Hump

Peak Summited 2019 Camel's Hump Type of Hike Day hike Trailhead Burrows Trail Encountered Wildflowers blooming Hiking Companions Hiked with a group Road Conditions Road suitable for all vehicles Bug Status Bugs were not too bad Snow Conditions Snow free Trail Conditions Trail in good condition Nice and challenging trail but doable.  Many many roots […]
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Bear Mountain CT – Granola Brown Ale

Peak Summited 2019 Bear Mountain Type of Hike Day hike Trailhead Bear Mountain Trail Road Conditions Road suitable for all vehicles Bug Status No bugs Snow Conditions Snow free Trail Conditions Trail in good condition First hike in the 5 day journey to complete the New England 6 Pack of Peaks. My first interaction with […]
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The Grey Lady

Peak Summited 2019 Mount Greylock Type of Hike Day hike Trailhead Bellows Pipe Road Conditions Road suitable for all vehicles Bug Status No bugs Snow Conditions Snow free Trail Conditions Trail in good condition The second leg on the journey and the 2nd hike of the day.  Have only been given 5 days from wife […]
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Hiking the Rock Pile

Peak Summited 2019 Mount Washington Type of Hike Day hike Trailhead Jewell Trail Hiking Companions Hiked with a group Road Conditions Road suitable for all vehicles Bug Status No bugs Snow Conditions Snow free Trail Conditions Trail in good condition August 24th, 2019 I got up to New Hampshire parked at the Cog Railway where […]
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The Beginning of the End

Peak Summited 2019 Bear Mountain Type of Hike Day hike Trailhead Under Mountain Trail Encountered Fall foliage, Ripe berries Road Conditions Road suitable for all vehicles Bug Status Bugs were an annoyance Snow Conditions Snow free Trail Conditions Trail in good condition Additional Information http://www.gotag.life Another fantastic hike!  Almost missed the parking lot for the […]
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My Final Hike of Six Pack Of Peaks – Washington

Peak Summited 2019 Mount Washington Type of Hike Day hike Trailhead Tuckermans Encountered Wildflowers blooming, Ripe berries Road Conditions Road suitable for all vehicles Bug Status Bugs were an annoyance Snow Conditions Snow free Trail Conditions Trail in good condition My final hike of my Six Pack of Peaks was Washington. I always find this […]
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In The Clouds On Camels Hump

Peak Summited 2019 Camel's Hump Type of Hike Day hike Trailhead Long Trail Road Conditions Road suitable for all vehicles Bug Status No bugs Snow Conditions Snow free Trail Conditions Trail in good condition It was a treat getting to the Summit and half of the mountain being in the clouds and the other half […]
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Mt. Lincoln Adventure

Peak Summited 2019 Mount Lincoln Type of Hike Day hike Trailhead Franconia Notch Encountered Wildflowers blooming Hiking Companions Hiked with a group Road Conditions Road suitable for all vehicles Bug Status Bugs were not too bad Snow Conditions Snow free Trail Conditions Trail in good condition It was a great day for a hike! I […]
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Mount Lincoln

Peak Summited 2019 Mount Lincoln Type of Hike Day hike Trailhead Falling waters trail Encountered Fall foliage Hiking Companions Hiked with a group Road Conditions Road suitable for all vehicles Bug Status Bugs were not too bad Snow Conditions Snow free Trail Conditions Trail in good condition Trail was wet and made it slippery at […]
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To the Top of New England

Peak Summited 2019 Mount Washington Type of Hike Day hike Trailhead Amonoossoc Road Conditions Road suitable for all vehicles Bug Status No bugs Snow Conditions Snow free Trail Conditions Trail in good condition This was our final hike of the challenge, though I foresee many more mountains in our future. What a amazing hike! The […]
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Bikes trains automobiles!! Im gonna walk

Peak Summited 2019 Mount Washington Type of Hike Day hike Trailhead Amonoosuc ravine trail Road Conditions Road suitable for all vehicles Bug Status No bugs Snow Conditions Snow free Trail Conditions Trail in good condition Couldnt think of a better way to end this challenge, i really enjoyed the trail, it was a mixed bag […]
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Double Trouble – Part 1

Peak Summited 2019 Mount Mansfield Type of Hike Day hike Trailhead Underhill State Park Road Conditions Road suitable for all vehicles Bug Status Bugs were not too bad Snow Conditions Snow free Trail Conditions Trail in good condition My friend and I took a trip to Vermont and hiked both mount Mansfield and mount Camel's […]
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Double Trouble – Part 2

Peak Summited 2019 Camel's Hump Type of Hike Day hike Trailhead Burrows trail Road Conditions Road suitable for all vehicles Bug Status Bugs were not too bad Snow Conditions Snow free Trail Conditions Trail in good condition My friend and I took a trip to Vermont and hiked both mount Mansfield and mount Camel's Hump […]
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Vermont adventure pt. 1

Peak Summited 2019 Camel's Hump Type of Hike Day hike Trailhead Burrows trail Road Conditions Road suitable for all vehicles Bug Status No bugs Snow Conditions Snow free Trail Conditions Trail in good condition Nice and freezing day in Vermont with my friend.
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Vermont adventure pt. 2

Peak Summited 2019 Mount Mansfield Type of Hike Day hike Trailhead Underhill state park Road Conditions Road suitable for all vehicles Bug Status No bugs Snow Conditions Snow free Trail Conditions Trail in good condition Nice and freezing day on the Mt. Mansfield and Camel's hump.
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Mount Washington, NH

Peak Summited 2019 Mount Washington Type of Hike Day hike Trailhead Tuckerman Ravine Trail Encountered Wildflowers blooming, Ripe berries Road Conditions Road suitable for all vehicles Bug Status No bugs Snow Conditions Snow free Trail Conditions Trail in good condition Our second time hiking Mount Washington together but this year was so much more enjoyable! […]
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Mount Washington, NH

Peak Summited 2019 Mount Washington Type of Hike Day hike Trailhead Tuckerman's Ravine Trail Encountered Wildflowers blooming, Ripe berries Road Conditions Road suitable for all vehicles Bug Status No bugs Snow Conditions Snow free Trail Conditions Trail in good condition This was our second time hiking up Mt. Washington but last year there was trail […]
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Ruck to the Top

Peak Summited 2019 Bear Mountain Type of Hike Day hike Trailhead Undermountain TH Hiking Companions Hiked with a dog, Hiked with a group Road Conditions Road suitable for all vehicles Bug Status Bugs were not too bad Snow Conditions Snow free Trail Conditions Minor obstacles posing few problems What a perfect day for a hike! […]
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She did it with me – small but powerful

Peak Summited 2019 Mount Greylock Type of Hike Day hike Trailhead Thunderbolt & Gould Encountered Wildflowers blooming Hiking Companions Hiked with a dog Road Conditions Road suitable for all vehicles Bug Status Bugs were not too bad Snow Conditions Snow free Trail Conditions Minor obstacles posing few problems Wow, I can’t believe I did this […]
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The Mt. Washington Scramble, or It's Called the Rock Pile for a Reason!

Peak Summited 2019 Mount Washington Type of Hike Day hike Trailhead Tuckerman Ravine Trail Road Conditions Road suitable for all vehicles Bug Status Bugs were not too bad Snow Conditions Snow free Trail Conditions Trail in good condition Nervous but resolute, we began our Mt. Washington hiking adventure on a warm, sunny summer Sunday. My […]
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6,288 with a Scramble

Peak Summited 2019 Mount Washington Type of Hike Day hike Trailhead Tuckerman Ravine Road Conditions Road suitable for all vehicles Bug Status No bugs Snow Conditions Snow free Trail Conditions Trail in good condition Wonderful family hike with our adventurous son. Beauty surrounded us as we made our way to the tree line. The scramble […]
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The amazing Lincoln NH

Peak Summited 2019 Mount Lincoln Type of Hike Day hike Trailhead Franconia ridge trail Encountered Wildflowers blooming Road Conditions Road suitable for all vehicles Bug Status No bugs Snow Conditions Snow free Trail Conditions Minor obstacles posing few problems this was a very nice hike, sunny day also hiked Lafayette the same day wich is […]
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Mount Lincoln, NH

Peak Summited 2019 Mount Lincoln Type of Hike Day hike Trailhead Falling Waters Trail Encountered Wildflowers blooming Road Conditions Road suitable for all vehicles Bug Status No bugs Snow Conditions Snow free Trail Conditions Trail in good condition Beautiful and enjoyable hike. Weather was perfect and the views were amazing. Very nice hut to stop […]
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Mount Lincoln, NH

Peak Summited 2019 Mount Lincoln Type of Hike Day hike Trailhead Falling Waters Trail Encountered Wildflowers blooming Road Conditions Road suitable for all vehicles Bug Status No bugs Snow Conditions Snow free Trail Conditions Trail in good condition This was an amazing hike, probably my favorite after Camel's Hump. Beautiful clear views from the peak.
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Majestic views from Camel's Hump

Peak Summited 2019 Camel's Hump Type of Hike Day hike Trailhead Burrows Hiking Companions Hiked with a dog, Hiked with a group Road Conditions Road suitable for all vehicles Bug Status No bugs Snow Conditions Snow free Trail Conditions Trail in good condition Wonderful views  in all directions. Burrows trail was a great ascent path. […]
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Two for One, Part 1: Mount Mansfield

Peak Summited 2019 Mount Mansfield Type of Hike Day hike Trailhead CCC Road/Eagles Cut Encountered Wildflowers blooming Road Conditions Road suitable for all vehicles Bug Status Bugs were not too bad Snow Conditions Snow free Trail Conditions Trail in good condition Additional Information http://www.gotag.life Absolutely awesome hike! Did this hike before heading over to Camels […]
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Two for One, Part 2: Camel's Hump

Peak Summited 2019 Camel's Hump Type of Hike Day hike Trailhead Monroe Trail Road Conditions Road suitable for all vehicles Bug Status Bugs were not too bad Snow Conditions Snow free Trail Conditions Trail in good condition Additional Information http://www.gotag.life Great hike!  Did this in the afternoon following Mount Mansfield in the morning.  Both were […]
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Mount Greylock

Peak Summited 2019 Mount Greylock Type of Hike Day hike Trailhead Gould & thunderbolt trail Encountered Wildflowers blooming, Ripe berries Road Conditions Road suitable for all vehicles Bug Status Bugs were an annoyance Snow Conditions Snow free Trail Conditions Trail in good condition This was a nice hike really hot and humid, we enjoyed it […]
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Mount Washington

Peak Summited 2019 Mount Washington Type of Hike Day hike Trailhead Pinkum notch Hiking Companions Hiked with a group Road Conditions Road suitable for all vehicles Bug Status Bugs were not too bad Snow Conditions Snow free Trail Conditions Trail in good condition Good weather great hike
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Mount Washington

Peak Summited 2019 Mount Washington Type of Hike Day hike Trailhead Tuckermans Ravine Encountered Wildflowers blooming Hiking Companions Hiked with a group Road Conditions Road suitable for all vehicles Bug Status Bugs were an annoyance Snow Conditions Snow free Trail Conditions Trail in good condition It was a hell of a hike….
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Say what trail Mt. Greylock

Peak Summited 2019 Mount Greylock Type of Hike Day hike Trailhead Gould trail Encountered Wildflowers blooming Hiking Companions Hiked with a group Road Conditions Road suitable for all vehicles Bug Status Bugs were not too bad Snow Conditions Snow free Trail Conditions Trail in good condition The written description says to take Gould and Thunderbolt […]
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Up and over the HUMP!

Peak Summited 2019 Camel's Hump Type of Hike Day hike Trailhead Monroe Encountered Wildflowers blooming, Ripe berries Road Conditions Road suitable for all vehicles Bug Status Bugs were not too bad Snow Conditions Snow free Trail Conditions Trail in good condition Hump day all day. Camels Hump starts off with a gradual incline hike that […]
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Mansfield

Peak Summited 2019 Mount Mansfield Type of Hike Overnight Trailhead Laura Crowls Road Conditions Road suitable for all vehicles Bug Status No bugs Snow Conditions Snow free Trail Conditions Trail in good condition I had done Mansfield many times . I wanted to make this a hike I could bring others to from around my […]
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Up the Hump

Peak Summited 2019 Camel's Hump Type of Hike Day hike Trailhead Monroe, Dean, Longtrail Encountered Wildflowers blooming, Ripe berries Road Conditions Road suitable for all vehicles Bug Status Bugs were not too bad Snow Conditions Snow free Trail Conditions Trail in good condition This was the first hike in the challenge that truly felt like […]
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Camel's Hump, VT

Peak Summited 2019 Camel's Hump Type of Hike Day hike Trailhead Monroe Trail Encountered Wildflowers blooming Road Conditions Road suitable for all vehicles Bug Status No bugs Snow Conditions Snow free Trail Conditions Trail in good condition Our first time hiking Camel's Hump. Great hike with amazing views at the summit. I think this was […]
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Camel's Hump, VT

Peak Summited 2019 Camel's Hump Type of Hike Day hike Trailhead Monroe Trail Encountered Wildflowers blooming Road Conditions Road suitable for all vehicles Bug Status No bugs Snow Conditions Snow free Trail Conditions Trail in good condition This was a great hike. Beautiful views from the summit!
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Mt. Mansfield, VT

Peak Summited 2019 Mount Mansfield Type of Hike Day hike Trailhead Eagles cut trail Encountered Wildflowers blooming Road Conditions Road suitable for all vehicles Bug Status No bugs Snow Conditions Snow free Trail Conditions Trail in good condition Beautiful and challenging hike up to the peak of Mount Mansfield. This was our second time up […]
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Mount Mansfield, VT

Peak Summited 2019 Mount Mansfield Type of Hike Day hike Trailhead Eagles cut trail Encountered Wildflowers blooming Road Conditions Road suitable for all vehicles Bug Status No bugs Snow Conditions Snow free Trail Conditions Trail in good condition Beautiful and challenging hike up to the peak of Mount Mansfield. It was a slightly rainy day […]
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Mt. Mansfield, VT

Peak Summited 2019 Bear Mountain Type of Hike Day hike Trailhead Eagles cut trail Encountered Wildflowers blooming Road Conditions Road suitable for all vehicles Bug Status No bugs Snow Conditions Snow free Trail Conditions Trail in good condition This is a great hike. I have done this summit many times but enjoyed taking this different […]
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Mt. Mansfield, VT

Peak Summited 2019 Mount Mansfield Type of Hike Day hike Trailhead Eagles cut trail Encountered Wildflowers blooming Road Conditions Road suitable for all vehicles Bug Status No bugs Snow Conditions Snow free Trail Conditions Trail in good condition Great hike that I have enjoyed many times! It was a little rainy but still had decent […]
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Seek the Peak – Mt. Washington

Peak Summited 2019 Mount Washington Type of Hike Day hike Trailhead Ammonoosuc Ravine Encountered Wildflowers blooming Hiking Companions Hiked with a group Road Conditions Road suitable for all vehicles Bug Status Bugs were not too bad Snow Conditions Snow free Trail Conditions Trail in good condition Hiked Mt. Washington via Ammonoosuc Ravine trail and Jewel […]
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Katahdin or Bust – Northern Terminus on the AT

Peak Summited 2019 Mount Katahdin Type of Hike Day hike Trailhead Hunt Trail Encountered Wildflowers blooming Hiking Companions Hiked with a group Road Conditions Road suitable for all vehicles Bug Status Bugs were not too bad Snow Conditions Snow free Trail Conditions Minor obstacles posing few problems My nephew and I made the long trek […]
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Melting on Lincoln

Peak Summited 2019 Mount Lincoln Type of Hike Day hike Trailhead Lafayette Camp Ground Road Conditions Road suitable for all vehicles Bug Status No bugs Snow Conditions Snow free Trail Conditions Trail in good condition We opted to hike Mt. Lincoln during the July Heat Wave – 90 degrees at the base! Whew! The trailhead […]
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Mt Washington Exhaustion

Peak Summited 2019 Mount Washington Type of Hike Day hike Trailhead Tuckerman's Encountered Wildflowers blooming Hiking Companions Hiked with a group Road Conditions Road suitable for all vehicles Bug Status Bugs were an annoyance Snow Conditions Snow free Trail Conditions Trail in good condition There was a big event- Seek the Summit- the same day, […]
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Seek That Peak!

Peak Summited 2019 Mount Washington Type of Hike Day hike Trailhead Tuckerman Ravine Trail Encountered Wildflowers blooming, Ripe berries Hiking Companions Hiked with a group Road Conditions Road suitable for all vehicles Bug Status Bugs were terrible Snow Conditions Snow free Trail Conditions Trail in good condition I started with no intention to summit; I […]
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Mount Washington

Peak Summited 2019 Mount Washington Type of Hike Day hike Trailhead Tuckerman Encountered Ripe berries Hiking Companions Hiked with a group Road Conditions Road suitable for all vehicles Bug Status No bugs Snow Conditions Snow free Trail Conditions Trail in good condition The hike up was amazing.  We took boot spur down though which was […]
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Seek the peak

Peak Summited 2019 Mount Washington Type of Hike Day hike Trailhead Ammonoosuc Ravine Encountered Wildflowers blooming Hiking Companions Hiked with a group Road Conditions Road suitable for all vehicles Bug Status Bugs were not too bad Snow Conditions Snow free Trail Conditions Trail in good condition Hiked Mt. Washington via Ammonoosuc Ravine trail and Jewel […]
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Walk it like its hot

Peak Summited 2019 Mount Lincoln Type of Hike Day hike Trailhead Falling water trail Road Conditions Road suitable for all vehicles Bug Status No bugs Snow Conditions Snow free Trail Conditions Trail in good condition It was hot.  Really hot, made it back alive……  will b back….
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My Mansfield

Peak Summited 2019 Mount Mansfield Type of Hike Day hike Trailhead Mansfield loop trail Encountered Wildflowers blooming Road Conditions Road suitable for all vehicles Bug Status Bugs were not too bad Snow Conditions Snow free Trail Conditions Trail in good condition Very beautiful mountain. Many spots with breath taking views. We got caught in some […]
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Beautiful Bear Mountain

Peak Summited 2019 Bear Mountain Type of Hike Day hike Trailhead Undermountain trail Encountered Wildflowers blooming, Ripe berries Road Conditions Road suitable for all vehicles Bug Status Bugs were not too bad Snow Conditions Snow free Trail Conditions Trail in good condition This was a very enjoyable hike with great views at the top. Lots […]
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Bear Mountain

Peak Summited 2019 Bear Mountain Type of Hike Day hike Trailhead Undermountain Trail Encountered Wildflowers blooming, Ripe berries Road Conditions Road suitable for all vehicles Bug Status No bugs Snow Conditions Snow free Trail Conditions Trail in good condition Very easy going enjoyable hike. Nice views from the peak. A good start to the challenge
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1st Hike of 2019

Peak Summited 2019 Mount Greylock Type of Hike Day hike Trailhead Thunder Bolt Road Conditions Road suitable for all vehicles Bug Status Bugs were not too bad Snow Conditions Snow free Trail Conditions Trail in good condition Long slog up the mountain, sweaty with several stops to put my heart back in my chest. It […]
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Hot Greylock!

Peak Summited 2019 Mount Greylock Type of Hike Day hike Trailhead Gould/Bellows Encountered Wildflowers blooming Road Conditions Road suitable for all vehicles Bug Status Bugs were not too bad Snow Conditions Snow free Trail Conditions Trail in good condition A little hotter than expected but cooled off as I reached the top. Forgot about food […]
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Castle Greylock

Peak Summited 2019 Mount Greylock Type of Hike Overnight Trailhead Thunderbolt Loop Encountered Wildflowers blooming Road Conditions Road suitable for all vehicles Bug Status No bugs Snow Conditions Snow free Trail Conditions Trail in good condition I paused on the “bugs” question. There were zero on the way up, but I’m still nursing some mighty […]
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A Night on Mount Greylock

Peak Summited 2019 Mount Greylock Type of Hike Overnight Trailhead Thunderbolt Loop Encountered Wildflowers blooming Road Conditions Road suitable for all vehicles Bug Status Bugs were not too bad Snow Conditions Snow free Trail Conditions Trail in good condition My third trip to the summit of Mount Greylock and I love it even more each […]
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Views for Days!

Peak Summited 2019 Mount Lincoln Type of Hike Day hike Trailhead Franconia Ridge Traverse Encountered Wildflowers blooming Road Conditions Road suitable for all vehicles Bug Status Bugs were not too bad Snow Conditions Snow free Trail Conditions Trail in good condition It was a gorgeous sunny day when we hiked the Franconia Ridge Trail! Holy […]
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5,089 Feet and Lots of Sunscreen

Peak Summited 2019 Mount Lincoln Type of Hike Day hike Trailhead Franconia Ridge Traverse Encountered Wildflowers blooming Road Conditions Road suitable for all vehicles Bug Status No bugs Snow Conditions Snow free Trail Conditions Trail in good condition Brilliant sunny day. So happy to have sunscreen as we traversed the ridge. Despite the packed parking […]
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One down, five to go! Bear Mountain done.

Peak Summited 2019 Bear Mountain Type of Hike Day hike Trailhead Under Mountain Trail Encountered Wildflowers blooming, Ripe berries Hiking Companions Hiked with a group Road Conditions Road suitable for all vehicles Bug Status Bugs were an annoyance Snow Conditions Snow free Trail Conditions Trail in good condition Great weather today. Little evidence of yesterday’s […]
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Camels Hump

Peak Summited 2019 Camel's Hump Type of Hike Day hike Trailhead Monroe Road Conditions Road suitable for all vehicles Bug Status Bugs were an annoyance Snow Conditions Snow free Trail Conditions Trail in good condition Hike was great, one of the very best I have done in New England.   Once you crest into the […]
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Bear Mountain

Peak Summited 2019 Bear Mountain Type of Hike Day hike Trailhead Undermountain Encountered Wildflowers blooming Hiking Companions Hiked with a group Road Conditions Road suitable for all vehicles Bug Status No bugs Snow Conditions Snow free Trail Conditions Trail in good condition Trail was in great condition and we really enjoyed hiking Paradise. There were […]
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Bear mountain-favorite hike

Peak Summited 2019 Bear Mountain Type of Hike Day hike Trailhead Under mountain trail Encountered Ripe berries Hiking Companions Hiked with a group Road Conditions Road suitable for all vehicles Bug Status No bugs Snow Conditions Snow free Trail Conditions Trail in good condition Loved the hike.  It’s cool because you start in Connecticut, pass […]
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Bear Mountain-Mountain Laurel in Bloom

Peak Summited 2019 Bear Mountain Type of Hike Day hike Trailhead Under Mountain Trail Encountered Wildflowers blooming, Ripe berries Hiking Companions Hiked with a group Road Conditions Road suitable for all vehicles Bug Status Bugs were not too bad Snow Conditions Snow free Trail Conditions Trail in good condition It was a sunny, warm day, […]
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Bear Mountain-Mountain Laurel in Bloom

Peak Summited 2019 Bear Mountain Type of Hike Day hike Trailhead Under Mountain Trail Encountered Wildflowers blooming, Ripe berries Hiking Companions Hiked with a group Road Conditions Road suitable for all vehicles Bug Status Bugs were not too bad Snow Conditions Snow free Trail Conditions Trail in good condition This was my first of the […]
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Franconia Loop – 30+ Years in the Making

Peak Summited 2019 Mount Lincoln Type of Hike Day hike Trailhead Falling Waters Trail Encountered Wildflowers blooming Road Conditions Road suitable for all vehicles Bug Status Bugs were an annoyance Snow Conditions Snow free Trail Conditions Trail in good condition As a child I looked from the Cannon Mountain Tram across the Notch and dreamed […]
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Hiking Mount Mansfield

Peak Summited 2019 Mount Mansfield Type of Hike Day hike Trailhead Eagles Cut Trailhead Road Conditions Road suitable for all vehicles Bug Status No bugs Snow Conditions Snow free Trail Conditions Minor obstacles posing few problems July 1st, 2019 I got to Underhill State Park Campground to Eagles Cut Trailhead Parking. From Eagles Cut Trail […]
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Wet day for Camels Hump Summit

Peak Summited 2019 Camel's Hump Type of Hike Day hike Trailhead Burrows Trail Road Conditions Road suitable for all vehicles Bug Status Bugs were not too bad Snow Conditions Snow free Trail Conditions Minor obstacles posing few problems June 30th, 2019 I got up to Vermont and  parked at the Burrow Trailhead Parking where I […]
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Foggy Day

Peak Summited 2019 Mount Mansfield Type of Hike Day hike Trailhead Sunset Ridge Trail Hiking Companions Hiked with a dog Road Conditions Road suitable for all vehicles Bug Status No bugs Snow Conditions Snow free Trail Conditions Trail in good condition We hiked Mount Mansfield on a hot, muggy day, with a 50% chance of […]
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Fogged out

Peak Summited 2019 Mount Mansfield Type of Hike Day hike Trailhead Sunset ridge trail Hiking Companions Hiked with a dog Road Conditions Road suitable for all vehicles Bug Status No bugs Snow Conditions Snow free Trail Conditions Trail in good condition The hike was really, alot of fun. Rain, mist,humidity,pouring rain, some more rain. Slippery […]
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Beautiful day

Peak Summited 2019 Bear Mountain Type of Hike Day hike Trailhead Undermont Encountered Wildflowers blooming Road Conditions Road suitable for all vehicles Bug Status Bugs were not too bad Snow Conditions Snow free Trail Conditions Trail in good condition Beautiful day with few fellow hikers.,
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Mount Greylock Summit

Peak Summited 2019 Mount Greylock Type of Hike Day hike Trailhead Pattison Rd. Appalachian Trail South Encountered Wildflowers blooming Road Conditions Road suitable for all vehicles Bug Status Bugs were not too bad Snow Conditions Snow free Trail Conditions Trail in good condition June 23th I started my third hike for Six Pack of Peaks: […]
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Hail and Lighting

Peak Summited 2019 Mount Katahdin Type of Hike Day hike Trailhead Hail and Lightning on Katahdin Road Conditions Road suitable for all vehicles Bug Status Bugs were terrible Snow Conditions Snow free Trail Conditions Trail in good condition It was tough ! Steep and extremely windy . On the way down it started to Hail […]
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One Hail of a Hike

Peak Summited 2019 Mount Greylock Type of Hike Day hike Trailhead Cheshire Harbor Trail Hiking Companions Hiked with a dog Road Conditions Road suitable for all vehicles Bug Status Bugs were not too bad Snow Conditions Snow free Trail Conditions Trail in good condition Beautiful day. Summit was clear. Experienced a storm on the way […]
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CT's Tallest

Peak Summited 2019 Bear Mountain Type of Hike Day hike Trailhead Undermountain Trail Encountered Wildflowers blooming Road Conditions Road suitable for all vehicles Bug Status Bugs were not too bad Snow Conditions Snow free Trail Conditions Trail in good condition Easy to moderate hike with a gradual uphill. The top is magnificent with stunning views. […]
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Hike up Pooh’s Corner

Peak Summited 2019 Bear Mountain Type of Hike Day hike Trailhead Undermountain Trail Encountered Wildflowers blooming Road Conditions Road suitable for all vehicles Bug Status Bugs were not too bad Snow Conditions Snow free Trail Conditions Trail in good condition On our last trip to Bear we were met with a thunderstorm and torrential rain […]
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Windy and Dog Tired

Peak Summited 2019 Camel's Hump Type of Hike Day hike Trailhead Camel's Hump Monroe Trailhead Encountered Wildflowers blooming Road Conditions Road suitable for all vehicles Bug Status Bugs were an annoyance Snow Conditions Snow free Trail Conditions Trail in good condition A cloudy day, buggy for the first couple of miles on Monroe Trail. At […]
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It's Windy at the Top

Peak Summited 2019 Camel's Hump Type of Hike Day hike Trailhead Long Trail Loop Encountered Wildflowers blooming Road Conditions Road suitable for all vehicles Bug Status Bugs were not too bad Snow Conditions Snow free Trail Conditions Trail in good condition We hiked Camel's Hump the Saturday of Father's Day weekend with our daughter and […]
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Vermont is a State I love…

Peak Summited 2019 Mount Mansfield Type of Hike Day hike Trailhead Underhill Encountered Wildflowers blooming Road Conditions Road suitable for all vehicles Bug Status Bugs were an annoyance Snow Conditions Intermittent snow - not hard to cross Trail Conditions Trail in good condition A beautiful Spring Vermont day, 80+ degrees. Trails in great shape despite […]
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Rock Garden Trail Oh My!

Peak Summited 2019 Mount Mansfield Type of Hike Day hike Trailhead Underhill State Park Road Conditions Road suitable for all vehicles Bug Status Bugs were terrible Snow Conditions Snow free Trail Conditions Trail in good condition It was a beautiful day, sunny and warm when we set out to hike. Everything was going A-OK until […]
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Scenic Franconia Ridge Trail

Peak Summited 2019 Mount Lincoln Type of Hike Day hike Trailhead Lafayette Place Trailhead Road Conditions Road suitable for all vehicles Bug Status Bugs were not too bad Snow Conditions Snow free Trail Conditions Minor obstacles posing few problems Hiked Mt. Lincoln, as well as Mt. Flume, Mt. Liberty, Mt. Little Haystack and Mt. Lafayette. […]
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On the road again

Peak Summited 2019 Mount Greylock Type of Hike Day hike Trailhead Gould Trail Encountered Wildflowers blooming Hiking Companions Hiked with a group Road Conditions Road suitable for all vehicles Bug Status Bugs were an annoyance Snow Conditions Snow free Trail Conditions Trail in good condition Third weekend in a row on the road with Beau […]
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Two for one special in the Presidentials

Peak Summited 2019 Mount Washington Type of Hike Day hike Trailhead Ammonoosuc Trail Encountered Wildflowers blooming Hiking Companions Hiked with a group Road Conditions Road suitable for all vehicles Bug Status Bugs were not too bad Snow Conditions Snowfields to cross - could be difficult Trail Conditions Trail in good condition It was a two […]
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Camels Unite

Peak Summited 2019 Camel's Hump Type of Hike Day hike Trailhead Burrow's Trail Hiking Companions Hiked with a dog, Hiked with a group Road Conditions Road suitable for all vehicles Bug Status Bugs were an annoyance Snow Conditions Snow free Trail Conditions Trail in good condition We hiked Camel's Hump on the very sunny Saturday […]
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That hump!

Peak Summited 2019 Camel's Hump Type of Hike Day hike Trailhead Burrows trail Hiking Companions Hiked with a dog, Hiked with a group Road Conditions Road suitable for all vehicles Bug Status No bugs Snow Conditions Snow free Trail Conditions Trail in good condition Small workout to get to the summit but another great mountain […]
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Mount Greylock

Peak Summited 2019 Mount Greylock Type of Hike Day hike Trailhead Bellows Pipe Trail Encountered Wildflowers blooming Road Conditions Road suitable for all vehicles Bug Status Bugs were not too bad Snow Conditions Snow free Trail Conditions Minor obstacles posing few problems Overall the trail conditions were good though there was mud and streams running […]
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Mount Greylock

Peak Summited 2019 Mount Greylock Type of Hike Day hike Trailhead Bellows Pipe Trail Encountered Wildflowers blooming Road Conditions Road suitable for all vehicles Bug Status Bugs were not too bad Snow Conditions Snow free Trail Conditions Minor obstacles posing few problems Overall the trail conditions were good though there was mud and streams running […]
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Smooth climb to Bear Mtn summit

Peak Summited 2019 Bear Mountain Type of Hike Day hike Trailhead Bear Mountain Trail Encountered Wildflowers blooming Hiking Companions Hiked with a group Road Conditions Road suitable for all vehicles Bug Status Bugs were not too bad Snow Conditions Snow free Trail Conditions Trail in good condition nice smooth climb to the top.  Great trail, […]
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Cute hill in Connecticut

Peak Summited 2019 Bear Mountain Type of Hike Day hike Trailhead Mt Riga State Park, Paradise Lane Trail Encountered Wildflowers blooming Road Conditions Road suitable for all vehicles Bug Status Bugs were not too bad Snow Conditions Snow free Trail Conditions Trail in good condition Additional Information https://www.alltrails.com/explore/recording/bear-mountain-trail--1840 This was our second hike of the […]
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Bear Mountain

Peak Summited 2019 Bear Mountain Type of Hike Day hike Trailhead Undermountain Trail Encountered Wildflowers blooming Road Conditions Road suitable for all vehicles Bug Status Bugs were not too bad Snow Conditions Snow free Trail Conditions Trail in good condition Great hike!
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Painful descent for a warm-up!

Peak Summited 2019 Mount Greylock Type of Hike Day hike Trailhead Bellows Pipe and Thunderbolt Trail Encountered Wildflowers blooming Hiking Companions Hiked with a group Road Conditions Road suitable for all vehicles Bug Status Bugs were an annoyance Snow Conditions Snow free Trail Conditions Trail in good condition Great hiking conditions, warm but not too […]
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Getting started close to home

Peak Summited 2019 Mount Greylock Type of Hike Day hike Trailhead Bellows Pipe Encountered Wildflowers blooming Road Conditions Road suitable for all vehicles Bug Status Bugs were not too bad Snow Conditions Snow free Trail Conditions Trail in good condition Additional Information https://www.alltrails.com/explore/recording/mount-greylock-via-bellows-pipe-and-thunderbolt-trail--191 We started close to home and decided to tackle Greylock and Bear […]
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Melville, Hawthorne and Thoreau were there

Peak Summited 2019 Mount Greylock Type of Hike Day hike Trailhead Gould Encountered Wildflowers blooming Road Conditions Road suitable for all vehicles Bug Status Bugs were not too bad Snow Conditions Snow free Trail Conditions Trail in good condition Okay, Melville, Hawthorne and Throeau weren't there that day, but at one point they were! Hike […]
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Chilly Summit

Peak Summited 2019 Mount Mansfield Type of Hike Day hike Trailhead Eagle Cut Trail Encountered Wildflowers blooming Hiking Companions Hiked with a group Road Conditions Road suitable for all vehicles Bug Status Bugs were not too bad Snow Conditions Snow free Trail Conditions Trail in good condition We had a clear, sunny day, but a […]
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Grande Finale on Mansfield!

Peak Summited 2019 Mount Mansfield Type of Hike Day hike Trailhead Underhill State Park Road Conditions Road suitable for all vehicles Bug Status Bugs were not too bad Snow Conditions Snow free Trail Conditions Trail in good condition Finishing the New England six pack with Mount Mansfield! Beautiful day for this last hike and 4th […]
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Thunderbolt or Bust

Peak Summited 2019 Mount Greylock Type of Hike Day hike Trailhead 100 Gould Road Encountered Wildflowers blooming Road Conditions Road suitable for all vehicles Bug Status Bugs were an annoyance Snow Conditions Snow free Trail Conditions Trail in good condition Two weeks ago we hiked in 36 degree weather with snow on Bear Mountain, CT. […]
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Perhaps We should Have Taken a Left Back There

Peak Summited 2019 Mount Greylock Type of Hike Day hike Trailhead Gould and Thunderbolt Loop Encountered Wildflowers blooming Road Conditions Road suitable for all vehicles Bug Status Bugs were an annoyance Snow Conditions Snow free Trail Conditions Trail in good condition My husband and I started hiking relatively early in the day. Our first leg […]
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Don’t stop me now

Peak Summited 2019 Camel's Hump Type of Hike Day hike Trailhead Burrow’s Road Conditions Road suitable for all vehicles Bug Status Bugs were an annoyance Snow Conditions Snow free Trail Conditions Trail in good condition Working on a night shift..adding on Camel’s Hump after hiking the Franconia loop. It’s been a very long day, but […]
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2 states 2 peaks 18 hours

Peak Summited 2019 Mount Lincoln Type of Hike Day hike Trailhead Franconia Road Conditions Road suitable for all vehicles Bug Status No bugs Snow Conditions Snowfields to cross - could be difficult Trail Conditions Trail in good condition Favorite peak in the challenge this year
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2 of 2 for the day

Peak Summited 2019 Camel's Hump Type of Hike Day hike Trailhead Burroughs Road Conditions Road suitable for all vehicles Bug Status Bugs were an annoyance Snow Conditions Snowfields to cross - could be difficult Trail Conditions Trail in good condition Bugs were terrible, Black flies the defenders of the Wilderness. lol Great cool down hike […]
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Great day for 2 peaks

Peak Summited 2019 Mount Mansfield Type of Hike Day hike Trailhead Underhill State park Road Conditions Road suitable for all vehicles Bug Status Bugs were not too bad Snow Conditions Snow free Trail Conditions Trail in good condition After a failed attempt in early March it felt good to conquer this beast again.
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Lovely Lincoln

Peak Summited 2019 Mount Lincoln Type of Hike Overnight Trailhead OBP Road Conditions Road suitable for all vehicles Bug Status Bugs were an annoyance Snow Conditions Intermittent snow - not hard to cross Trail Conditions Minor obstacles posing few problems This was my favorite hike I’ve done all year. With that said most difficult. I […]
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Mount Greylock

Peak Summited 2019 Mount Greylock Type of Hike Day hike Trailhead Gould Trailhead Encountered Wildflowers blooming Hiking Companions Hiked with children (12 & under) Road Conditions Road suitable for all vehicles Bug Status Bugs were an annoyance Snow Conditions Snow free Trail Conditions Trail in good condition Typical New England mud season, but nothing you […]
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Memorial Day Weekend Adventures – Mount Washington

Peak Summited 2019 Mount Washington Type of Hike Day hike Trailhead Ammonoosuc Ravine Road Conditions Road suitable for all vehicles Bug Status No bugs Snow Conditions Snowfields to cross - could be difficult Trail Conditions Trail in good condition Beautiful hike – snow fields on the way up and a little overcast at the summit! […]
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Memorial Day Weekend Adventures

Peak Summited 2019 Mount Washington Type of Hike Day hike Trailhead Ammonoosuc Ravine Road Conditions Road suitable for all vehicles Bug Status No bugs Snow Conditions Intermittent snow - not hard to cross Trail Conditions Trail in good condition Beautiful day to hike up to the Mount Washington summit! Sunny on the way, a litte […]
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Memorial Day Weekend Adventures continue

Peak Summited 2019 Mount Lincoln Type of Hike Day hike Trailhead Franconia Notch State Park Road Conditions Road suitable for all vehicles Bug Status No bugs Snow Conditions Intermittent snow - not hard to cross Trail Conditions Trail in good condition This is a long hike, but some of the best views in the area! […]
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Great start to a weekend

Peak Summited 2019 Mount Washington Type of Hike Day hike Trailhead Ammonoosuc Ravine Road Conditions Road suitable for all vehicles Bug Status No bugs Snow Conditions Snowfields to cross - could be difficult Trail Conditions Trail in good condition Always a epic hike, it was easy to feel great as the weather was gorgeous
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Franconia Ridge Hike

Peak Summited 2019 Mount Lincoln Type of Hike Overnight Trailhead Liberty Spring Trail Hiking Companions Hiked with a group Road Conditions Road suitable for all vehicles Bug Status No bugs Snow Conditions Trail snow-covered at times - Gear and expertise recommended Trail Conditions Minor obstacles posing few problems May 25th, 2019 I got up to […]
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Buggy

Peak Summited 2019 Bear Mountain Type of Hike Day hike Trailhead Under Mountain Trail Encountered Wildflowers blooming Hiking Companions Hiked with a group Road Conditions Road suitable for all vehicles Bug Status Bugs were terrible Snow Conditions Snow free Trail Conditions Trail in good condition 1st really nice weekend for a hike, with weather in […]
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Bear of a time

Peak Summited 2019 Bear Mountain Type of Hike Day hike Trailhead Under mountain trail head Hiking Companions Hiked with a group Road Conditions Road suitable for all vehicles Bug Status Bugs were not too bad Snow Conditions Snow free Trail Conditions Trail in good condition Amazing hiking day!  Total mileage was 6.2 miles .  The […]
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Totally Bear~able

Peak Summited 2019 Bear Mountain Type of Hike Day hike Trailhead Under Mountain Trail Encountered Wildflowers blooming Hiking Companions Hiked with a group Road Conditions Road suitable for all vehicles Bug Status Bugs were not too bad Snow Conditions Snow free Trail Conditions Trail in good condition Great day! Weather was perfect not to hot,  […]
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Bear Mountain Mud & Fun

Peak Summited 2019 Bear Mountain Type of Hike Day hike Trailhead Undermountain Trail Hiking Companions Hiked with a group Road Conditions Road suitable for all vehicles Bug Status Bugs were not too bad Snow Conditions Snow free Trail Conditions Trail in good condition Hike was great, pretty warm day with a little humidity. Fairly mud […]
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Bear means Brrrr

Peak Summited 2019 Bear Mountain Type of Hike Day hike Trailhead Undermountain trailhead Road Conditions Road suitable for all vehicles Bug Status No bugs Snow Conditions Intermittent snow - not hard to cross Trail Conditions Trail in good condition We knew it was a forecast of rain and cool temperatures – when we left Vermont […]
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Sometimes it Snows in May

Peak Summited 2019 Bear Mountain Type of Hike Day hike Trailhead Undermountain Trail to Paradise Lane Trail to Appalachian Trail Road Conditions Road suitable for all vehicles Bug Status No bugs Snow Conditions Intermittent snow - not hard to cross Trail Conditions Trail in good condition My husband and I hiked Bear Mountain on Sunday, […]
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Bear

Peak Summited 2019 Bear Mountain Type of Hike Day hike Trailhead Undermountain Trail Encountered Wildflowers blooming Road Conditions Road suitable for all vehicles Bug Status Bugs were not too bad Snow Conditions Snow free Trail Conditions Trail in good condition Trails we're in good condition. No rain today, yay.
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Hailing mary

Peak Summited 2019 Mount Greylock Type of Hike Day hike Trailhead 100 Gould Hiking Companions Hiked with a group Road Conditions Road suitable for all vehicles Bug Status No bugs Snow Conditions Snowfields to cross - could be difficult Trail Conditions Minor obstacles posing few problems Muddy hail and snow
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April Hail

Peak Summited 2019 Mount Greylock Type of Hike Day hike Trailhead Cheshire Harbor Trail Encountered Wildflowers blooming Hiking Companions Hiked with a group Road Conditions Road suitable for all vehicles Bug Status No bugs Snow Conditions Intermittent snow - not hard to cross Trail Conditions Trail in good condition I  Called Mount Greylock State Reservation […]
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It felt like hiking in Narnia!

Peak Summited 2019 Mount Greylock Type of Hike Day hike Trailhead Gould Hiking Companions Hiked with a dog Road Conditions Road suitable for all vehicles Bug Status No bugs Snow Conditions Snowfields to cross - could be difficult Trail Conditions Trail in good condition Definitely an epic hike! It was snowing, wind was howling, and […]
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Mount Greylock

Peak Summited 2019 Mount Greylock Type of Hike Day hike Trailhead Bellows Hiking Companions Hiked with a group Road Conditions Road suitable for all vehicles Bug Status No bugs Snow Conditions Intermittent snow - not hard to cross Trail Conditions Minor obstacles posing few problems It was hailing snowing the entire hike.  The trail was […]
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bear Mountain

Peak Summited 2019 Bear Mountain Type of Hike Day hike Trailhead Appalachian trail Hiking Companions Hiked with a group Road Conditions Road rough but passable Bug Status Bugs were not too bad Snow Conditions Snow free Trail Conditions Minor obstacles posing few problems It was a nice hike, mudy do to all the rain they […]
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Mud and rain didn’t stop us!

Peak Summited 2019 Bear Mountain Type of Hike Day hike Trailhead Undermountain Trail Hiking Companions Hiked with a dog Road Conditions Road suitable for all vehicles Bug Status No bugs Snow Conditions Snow free Trail Conditions Trail in good condition It had rained in the morning so the trail was wet and muddy, definitely glad […]
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Black Bear

Peak Summited 2019 Mount Greylock Type of Hike Day hike Trailhead Gould Hiking Companions Hiked with a group Road Conditions Snow and ice on road Bug Status No bugs Snow Conditions Trail snow-covered at times - Gear and expertise recommended Trail Conditions Minor obstacles posing few problems The trails were good until the last half […]
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Black Bear

Peak Summited 2019 Mount Greylock Type of Hike Day hike Trailhead Gould Hiking Companions Hiked with a group Road Conditions Snow and ice on road Bug Status No bugs Snow Conditions Trail snow-covered at times - Gear and expertise recommended Trail Conditions Minor obstacles posing few problems The trails were good until the last half […]
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Mt Greylock- Snow, Ice, and Bear

Peak Summited 2019 Mount Greylock Type of Hike Day hike Trailhead Gould St. Road Conditions Snow and ice on road Bug Status No bugs Snow Conditions Snowfields to cross - could be difficult Trail Conditions Minor obstacles posing few problems I called in advance about the conditions. The Ranger let me know that snow and […]
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Snow in April

Peak Summited 2019 Mount Greylock Type of Hike Day hike Trailhead Hopper Trail Encountered Wildflowers blooming Hiking Companions Hiked with a dog Road Conditions Road suitable for all vehicles Bug Status No bugs Snow Conditions Snowfields to cross - could be difficult Trail Conditions Minor obstacles posing few problems The day called for rain, but […]
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Freedom 36

Peak Summited 2019 Mount Greylock Type of Hike Day hike Trailhead Hopper trail Encountered Wildflowers blooming Hiking Companions Hiked with a dog, Hiked with a group Road Conditions Road suitable for all vehicles Bug Status No bugs Snow Conditions Snowfields to cross - could be difficult Trail Conditions Minor obstacles posing few problems Crazy cool […]
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Watch out for Bear!!

Peak Summited 2019 Bear Mountain Type of Hike Day hike Trailhead Bear Mountain Loop Hiking Companions Hiked with a dog Road Conditions Road suitable for all vehicles Bug Status No bugs Snow Conditions Snow free Trail Conditions Minor obstacles posing few problems Some ice  encountered on the back, steep side of the peak. Hiked with […]
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Bear mountain w/ my best girl

Peak Summited 2019 Bear Mountain Type of Hike Day hike Trailhead under mountain Road Conditions Road suitable for all vehicles Bug Status No bugs Snow Conditions Intermittent snow - not hard to cross Trail Conditions Trail in good condition Late spring hike – temps in the high 40s.  Some snow still on the ground, but […]
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Bear Mountain

Peak Summited 2019 Bear Mountain Type of Hike Day hike Trailhead Under mountain trial Road Conditions Road suitable for all vehicles Bug Status No bugs Snow Conditions Intermittent snow - not hard to cross Trail Conditions Minor obstacles posing few problems This hike was amazing.  My mom and I hiked together and it took about […]
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Waking the Bear

Peak Summited 2019 Bear Mountain Type of Hike Day hike Trailhead Undermountain Road Hiking Companions Hiked with a dog Road Conditions Road suitable for all vehicles Bug Status No bugs Snow Conditions Intermittent snow - not hard to cross Trail Conditions Trail in good condition Started our hiking challenge in our native CT on Bear […]
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Crunch crunch crunch

Peak Summited 2019 Bear Mountain Type of Hike Day hike Trailhead Undermountain rd Hiking Companions Hiked with a dog Road Conditions Road suitable for all vehicles Bug Status No bugs Snow Conditions Intermittent snow - not hard to cross Trail Conditions Trail in good condition Great start to the challenge, the hike was awesome from […]
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1. Bear Mountain Summit 2019

Peak Summited 2019 Bear Mountain Type of Hike Overnight Trailhead Appalachian Trail Road Conditions Road suitable for all vehicles Bug Status No bugs Snow Conditions Intermittent snow - not hard to cross Trail Conditions Trail in good condition April 6th, 2019 I started my first peak of the Six Pack Of Peaks Challenge: New England! […]
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Bear Mountain

Peak Summited 2019 Bear Mountain Type of Hike Day hike Trailhead Undermountain Trail Road Conditions Road rough but passable Bug Status No bugs Snow Conditions Snowfields to cross - could be difficult Trail Conditions Obstacles on trail Started late, did well on Undermountain and Paradise Lane.  Relaxing.  Once on the AT on south side of […]
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Bear Mountain

Peak Summited 2019 Bear Mountain Type of Hike Day hike Trailhead Under Mountain Road Hiking Companions Hiked with a dog, Hiked with a group Road Conditions Road suitable for all vehicles Bug Status No bugs Snow Conditions Intermittent snow - not hard to cross Trail Conditions Minor obstacles posing few problems Still has some ice […]
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Bearly Made It Down

Peak Summited 2019 Bear Mountain Type of Hike Day hike Trailhead Undermountain Road Conditions Road suitable for all vehicles Bug Status No bugs Snow Conditions Snowfields to cross - could be difficult Trail Conditions Trail in good condition Went up Under Mountain Trail and down Paradise Lane Trail.  Up was relatively easy and the trail […]
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Bear Mountain

Peak Summited 2019 Bear Mountain Type of Hike Day hike Trailhead Under mountain trail Road Conditions Road suitable for all vehicles Bug Status No bugs Snow Conditions Intermittent snow - not hard to cross Trail Conditions Trail in good condition The weather was perfect. The trails were muddy in areas. Paradise Lane trail was very […]
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Doing hiking! Haha

Peak Summited 2019 Mount Greylock Type of Hike Day hike Trailhead Gould/thunderbolt loop Hiking Companions Hiked with a group Road Conditions Road suitable for all vehicles Bug Status No bugs Snow Conditions Trail snow-covered at times - Gear and expertise recommended Trail Conditions Minor obstacles posing few problems Great New England spring day! Hikes with […]
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Beat

Peak Summited 2019 Bear Mountain Type of Hike Day hike Trailhead Main road Road Conditions Road suitable for all vehicles Bug Status No bugs Snow Conditions Snow free Trail Conditions Trail in good condition snowy
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Bear

Peak Summited 2019 Bear Mountain Type of Hike Day hike Trailhead Parking lot Road Conditions Road suitable for all vehicles Bug Status No bugs Snow Conditions Snow free Trail Conditions Trail in good condition It was snowy but fun
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Snow Angels

Peak Summited 2019 Bear Mountain Type of Hike Day hike Trailhead Under mountain road, the loop counter clockwise Hiking Companions Hiked with a dog, Hiked with a group Road Conditions Road suitable for all vehicles Bug Status No bugs Snow Conditions Trail snow-covered at times - Gear and expertise recommended Trail Conditions Trail in good […]
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March Greylock Summit

Peak Summited 2019 Mount Greylock Type of Hike Day hike Trailhead Gould Hiking Companions Hiked with a group Road Conditions Road suitable for all vehicles Bug Status No bugs Snow Conditions Trail snow-covered at times - Gear and expertise recommended Trail Conditions Minor obstacles posing few problems Great trail ! Very windy at the top […]
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Greylock – this time a winter hike!

Peak Summited 2019 Mount Greylock Type of Hike Day hike Trailhead Bellows pipe trail Road Conditions Snow and ice on road Bug Status No bugs Snow Conditions Trail snow-covered at times - Gear and expertise recommended Trail Conditions Trail in good condition Fun hike up to Greylock summit in winter conditions! Deep snow and ice […]
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Winter time trails

Peak Summited 2019 Mount Greylock Type of Hike Day hike Trailhead Bellows pipe / Old Summit road Road Conditions Road suitable for all vehicles Bug Status No bugs Snow Conditions Trail snow-covered at times - Gear and expertise recommended Trail Conditions Trail in good condition Winter conditions, but nice hike up Bellows trail and enjoyed […]
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Frosty snowman on Bear Mountain

Peak Summited 2019 Bear Mountain Type of Hike Day hike Trailhead Under Mountain Road Road Conditions Snow and ice on road Bug Status No bugs Snow Conditions Trail snow-covered at times - Gear and expertise recommended Trail Conditions Trail in good condition Frosty hike up to Bear Mountain summit, the new peak in the challenge. […]
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Bear Mountain with a Snowman

Peak Summited 2019 Bear Mountain Type of Hike Day hike Trailhead Salisbury Road Conditions Road rough but passable Bug Status No bugs Snow Conditions Trail snow-covered at times - Gear and expertise recommended Trail Conditions Minor obstacles posing few problems Nice area to visit, I loved the hike it was a nice hike for a […]
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Bluebird Day on Greylock

Peak Summited 2019 Mount Greylock Type of Hike Day hike Trailhead Gould Trail Hiking Companions Hiked with a group Road Conditions Road suitable for all vehicles Bug Status No bugs Snow Conditions Trail snow-covered at times - Gear and expertise recommended Trail Conditions Minor obstacles posing few problems Top 10 day to be hiking on […]
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Greylock

Peak Summited 2019 Mount Greylock Type of Hike Day hike Trailhead Thunderbolt trail Road Conditions Road suitable for all vehicles Bug Status No bugs Snow Conditions Trail snow-covered at times - Gear and expertise recommended Trail Conditions Obstacles on trail Started the trail at 10:30, at the junction of the bellows pipe / thunderbolt road […]
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Slaying Bear Mountain

Peak Summited 2019 Bear Mountain Type of Hike Day hike Trailhead Undermountain trail Road Conditions Road suitable for all vehicles Bug Status No bugs Snow Conditions Trail snow-covered at times - Gear and expertise recommended Trail Conditions Minor obstacles posing few problems Started the day early driving out to the trailhead at sunrise, was parked […]
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Bear Mountain, Connecticut – Winter 2019

Peak Summited 2019 Bear Mountain Type of Hike Day hike Trailhead Undermountain Trail Road Conditions Road suitable for all vehicles Bug Status No bugs Snow Conditions Intermittent snow - not hard to cross Trail Conditions Trail in good condition Knocked off two 2019 hiking goals today. Last Fall I set a goal to hike Bear […]
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Winter Greylock

Peak Summited 2019 Mount Greylock Type of Hike Day hike Trailhead Bellows Pipe Road Conditions Road suitable for all vehicles Bug Status No bugs Snow Conditions Trail snow-covered at times - Gear and expertise recommended Trail Conditions Minor obstacles posing few problems Additional Information https://www.instagram.com/p/BtrktKZBcSM/?utm_source=ig_share_sheet&igshid=123g2bi910s67 Ice and snow covered all the way to the summit. […]
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Solo Icy Bear

Peak Summited 2019 Bear Mountain Type of Hike Day hike Trailhead Undermountain Road Conditions Snow and ice on road Bug Status No bugs Snow Conditions Trail snow-covered at times - Gear and expertise recommended Trail Conditions Trail difficult/impossible to navigate I hiked this trail a few days after the polar vortex. There was a lot […]
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