Saturday, Feb 03, 2018 7:00a -
Wellington Station Busway
Medford, MA 02155
Date Idea, Social Good, Sports & Active Life, University
Hike Mount Adams and Mount Madison in one 10 mi loop. On the way up, we will take the Valley Way trail to summit Mount Madison. Then we will summit Mount Adams and make our way down using the Airline Trail. Distance: 10mi Elevation Gain: 5,000ft Route Type: Loop Total time: 8.5 hours including breaks
Mandatory equipment: microspikes, crampons, headlamp, full winter clothing (LAYERS) including puffy and hard shell, ice axe. Affordable and cheap gear rental: mitoc.mit.edu Group Gear: Minimum 2 bivy shelters, minimum 2 foam pads, 1 emergency medical kit.
Prerequisites: Mandatory winter hiking experience required.
Liability Release: You acknowledge and agree to the following: this activity involves inherent risks and assume all risk; you are responsible for having the necessary knowledge, skills, abilities, clothing, and equipment to safely participate in this activity; the organizer(s) of this activity are volunteers; and you release, hold harmless, and indemnify the organizer(s) and all members of this group from any and all claims for property damage, injury, illness, and disabilities.