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Pemi Overnight Traverse

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Come join us for a beautiful 2 day overnight ski trip through the Pemigewasset Wilderness in the White Mountains. We will spend 1 night in the Zealand Falls Hut during this 21 mile trip. Sign up soon as this trip fills up quickly and is limited to just 10 participants! 

When:
Saturday & Sunday, February 25 & 26, 2017

What:
21 mile, 2 day ski thought the Pemigewasset Wilderness of the White Mountain National Forest, with overnight stay at AMC’s Zealand Falls Hut.
(#23 in Best Backcountry Skiing in the Northeast by Dave Goodman.)

Equipment:
Backpack, warm winter sleeping bag and overnight gear.

Schedule:
Saturday, February 25

Meet 10:30 a.m. at Lincoln Woods Visitor Center, Kancamagus Highway/Route 112 east of Lincoln NH. ($10.00 parking pass required for those leaving cars here). Car pool to AMC’s Highland Center for lunch (Dutch treat), and then on to winter parking area on Route 302 at Zealand Road. Ski 6.5 miles into AMC’s Zealand Falls Hut for the night.

Zealand Falls Hut Info – Sleeps 36, caretaker service, unheated shared bunk rooms with kitchen privileges. For more information about the Zealand Falls Hut… Click Here.

Sunday, February 26:

Continue 16 miles through the Pemigewasset Wilderness of the White Mountain National Forest to Lincoln Woods on the Kancamagus Highway… to be followed by group high fives. 

Trip leader: 
Pete Lane  |  pete.lane@comcast.net  |  (774) 249-9649

Pete is a frequent skier on the Catamount Trail, and has organized and lead the CTA hut tours for several years.  When it’s not ski season, he is often biking, hiking, peak bagging, orienteering, or volunteering with one of several trail organizations.

Trip co-leaders:
Julie Higgins  |  jthrunner@verizon.net  |  (508) 404-4138, (508) 404-4138

Julie has done the Pemi Traverse with Pete Lane several times and are excited to be co-leading again this year.

Registration:
Trip Cost: $65 includes hut fee and 2 meals (limit 10 participants)
Registration deadline is January 21, 2017.
Register with Pete Lane – pete.lane@comcast.net   |   (774) 249-9649   
Mail check to Pete Lane, 29 Ahern Road, Marlboro MA 01752