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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Mud and rain didn’t stop us!

Peak Summited2019 Bear MountainType of HikeDay hikeTrailheadUndermountain TrailHiking CompanionsHiked with a dogRoad ConditionsRoad suitable for all vehiclesBug StatusNo bugsSnow ConditionsSnow freeTrail ConditionsTrail in good conditionIt had rained in the morning so the trail was wet and muddy, definitely glad to have had waterproof shoes! There was one section of the trail that was rocky and […]
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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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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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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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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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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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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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