Winter 67: Sugarloaf, Spaulding, Abraham

Saturday, February 6, 2021 Start: Sugarloaf golf course/West mountain parking lot End: Fish Hatchery Rd, Kingfield, ME Miles: 16.95 Elevation gain/loss: 4781’/5423′ After some frustrating experiences with Sugarloaf’s uphill policy and needing to change parking lots, Kallie and I hiked up the ski trails, starting at the golf course/West parking lot, perhaps 15 minutes behind … Continue reading Winter 67: Sugarloaf, Spaulding, Abraham

NH/ME AT section hike, day 9

Start: Spaulding Mountain Lean-to End: Stratton MotelMileage: 13.5 We started out from the lean-to around 6:45am. We climbed over Spaulding Mountain (4,000′), Sugarloaf (3,540′), and then down to South Branch Carrabbasett River (2,100′). From there, we climbed South (4,040′) and North (4,228′) Crocker Mountains. After that, it was ~5 miles downhill to Maine 27. We … Continue reading NH/ME AT section hike, day 9