Family/HB Overnight Beginner Backpack To Ethan Pond

Trip dates:
Saturday, July 15, 2017 12:00 AM to Sunday, July 16, 2017 12:00 AM

This is a joint Family and Hiking.Backpacking trip. We will be backpacking 2.7 miles up a steady incline to the tentsites at Ethan Pond. The elevation gain will be 1420', 4". The campsite is located on the shore of a pristine mountain pond. Those ambtious enough may try to summit the nearby Mt. Wiley (4285) after making camp. On Sunday morning we hike three miles roundtrip without full packs, to view Ripley and Arethusa Falls before hiking out. Registrar Jeanne, jablauner@comcast.net, 978-202-5606.

Testimonials

  • "Great Hike Great Group Great Fun"

Trip details

Activity: 
Trip region: 
New Hampshire, White Mountains
Trip state: 
NH
Leader: 
Jeanne Blauner jablauner@comcast.net (978-202-5606)

Jeanne has led trips for 45+ years for summer camps, college outings, Sierra Club, and AMC. Currently Jeanne heads up AMC Boston Family Outings and loves getting families and kids outdoors. Jeanne also leads for AMC Adventure Travel, most recently returning from a two week trek in Switzerland.

Nadiya Teplyuk nadiya.teplyuk@gmail.com (508-615-1423)
Mildred Mugica millie.mugica@gmail.com (603-891-5726)
Mark Warren
Trip location: 
Ethan Pond Campsite, Harts Location, NH
Keywords: 
backpack, beginner backpacking AMC Boston Family Outings
Status: 
Open
Trip country: 
USA
Trip difficulty: 
Moderate

Audiences

Families

Registration

Registration required: 
Yes
Registrar: 
Jeanne Blauner jablauner@comcast.net (978-202-5606)

Fees

$15.00
$15.00
$15.00
$15.00
$10.00
$10.00
Fee includes: 
Includes: Dinner and Breakfast. Parking is an additional $3/vehicle. The campsite is an additional $10 per person. Bring your own lunch and snacks.

Special types

First timers: 
Yes
New members: 
Yes
Advance notice: 
Yes
Creation date: 
2017-02-23 21:36:35.0
Last updated: 
2017-02-25 13:13:53.707