Saturday, Apr 10, 2021 9:00a -
Wellington Revere Beach Pkwy, Medford, MA 02155, USA
Wellington Revere Beach Pkwy
Medford, MA 02155
Meetup, Social Good, Sports & Active Life
Come explore Little Haystack, Lincoln, and Lafayette Mountains in Franconia Notch State Park!
Distance: 7.9 miles
Elevation: 3563 ft.
Non-Carpool directions: Old Bridle Path Trailhead
You must be comfortable hiking in winter conditions and have all of the required gear below or you will be turned away. You are joining like-minded enthusiasts and are responsible for your own safety and preparedness. You are responsible for having a map of this hike (digital/physical); this is not a guided hike. You agree and follow the COVID guidelines.
What to bring:
Waterproof, winter-hiking boots
Snowshoes (If necessary)
Waterproof and windproof pants & shell jacket.
Non-cotton layering system, which includes a base layer.
Snow pants (optional)
Facemask and Googles
Headlamp (in case we hike into the night due to early sunsets)
2-3 liters of water that won't freeze. (Insulated water bottle or other method)
Food (Snacks/lunch). You will be burning a lot of energy!
Hand and toe warmers (optional)
Extra battery for electronics and water proof container/bag for electronics/valuables (optional)
I will check gear for this hike at the pick-up location and at the trailhead for non-carpoolers. For your safety, you will not be allowed to join the hike without the gear. You are allowed to participate only if sign up for this event on Ridj-it. No exceptions!
PLEASE ANSWER THE FOLLOWING SCREENING QUESTIONS BEFORE SIGNING UP
1: Do you have all of the gear listed above and have taken a winter hiking course?
2: What recent winter hikes have you completed (include elevation and distance)?
3. What's your typical weekly workout routine? Do you feel comfortable hiking at a pace of at least 1 mph?
If you have questions, including about the required gear, feel free to comment below and I will respond as soon as possible!
I look forward to exploring with you!