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MSG: Day 3

Friday, July 5, 2019 Start: Crider shelter End: Dublin trailhead Miles: 15.7 (+0.5 for shelter side trail and going the wrong way at one road intersection) Elevation gain: 2503′ GaiaGPS route I had a horrible night sleep. The bugs started up again around 7:30pm and were relentless in their pursuit of me until around 10:30-11pm. … Continue reading MSG: Day 3

MSG: Day 2

Thursday, July 4, 2019 Start: Moose Lookout Shelter End: Crider Shelter Miles: 24.5 (+~1 mile for water, town food, shelter side trail) Elevation gain: 4357′ GaiaGPS route So after getting to bed late (11:15pm), I didn’t sleep well due to the heat, and then I was woken up at 4:30am by the mosquitoes. They were … Continue reading MSG: Day 2

MSG: day 1

Wednesday, July 3, 2019 Start: Mt Sunapee Resort End: Moose Lookout Shelter Miles: 7.4 Elevation gain: 2234′ GaiaGPS route I drove the two hours to the Mt Sunapee Resort, arriving around 7:15pm after eating a gas station dinner (since all the fast food places had lines 15+ minutes long). I prepped my gear, used an … Continue reading MSG: day 1

ADK46: Allen

Sunday, June 30, 2019 Trailhead: Fire Tower trailhead, Upper Works Miles: 20.88 Elevation gain: 3760′ GaiaGPS track I was up at 5:30am, packed up, and left the campground by 6am. I made it to the trailhead around 6:30am, suited up, and then headed out from the buggy trailhead by 6:45am. It had rained overnight and … Continue reading ADK46: Allen

ADK46: Lower & Upper Wolfjaw, Armstrong, Gothics, Saddleback, Basin, Little Haystack, Haystack, Pyramid, Sawteeth

Saturday, June 22, 2019 Start: Wedge Brook campsite End: Ausable hiker parking Miles: 20.65 Elevation: 8200′ gain, 9596′ loss GaiaGPS track After being kept up until around 10pm by brutally ruthless bugs biting me through my headnet, I was woken up at 4:30am by bugs in my ears. I didn’t sleep well between 10-4:30, either, … Continue reading ADK46: Lower & Upper Wolfjaw, Armstrong, Gothics, Saddleback, Basin, Little Haystack, Haystack, Pyramid, Sawteeth