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Section 19: Route 17 to Camel’s Hump Road


This is a challenging, remote, back-country section through Phenn Basin, over Huntington Gap, and then through the wilds of Camel’s Hump State Park to Camel’s Hump Rd. in Huntington. Approximately two miles of trail are collocated on a snowmobile corridor.

9.9 miles

This section is very remote and requires advanced skiing abilities.  It includes many steep climbs and descents. The snowmobile portion is groomed, but steep and remote. The descent to Camel’s Hump Rd. is very steep.  We recommend you ski with three or more skiers and bring climbing skins.

Catamount Trail Section 19 – Map & Elevation Profile (.pdf ~967k)
Catamount Trail Section 19 – Written Description (.pdf ~87k)
Shuttle Directions Section 19


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