Family Spring Hiking Shapleigh Bunkhouse Overnight in Crawford Notch, NH

Trip dates:
Saturday, May 13, 2017 12:00 AM to Sunday, May 14, 2017 12:00 AM

A weekend of spring hiking in beautiful Crawford Notch. Saturday we will hike Mt. Willard (3.2 miles) gorgeous views into Crawford Notch. Saturday night we will stay at Shapleigh Bunkhouse next to Highland Center. The bunkhouse sleeps 16, is coed, heated, has bathrooms/showers and a common area. Saturday night we will have dinner at a local pizza pub with option to enjoy Highland Center evening program. Sunday breakfast will be at the Highland Center followed by leader's choice hike. Sunday options will depend on the groups abilities and conditions. Hike could be into Arethusa Falls, Elephants Head or into the Flume Gorge.

Participants must have some previous hiking experience, but not necessarily in the White Mountains. In mid May we expect beautiful spring conditions. Space is limited to 16; registration is recommended as early as possible so you don't miss out! AMC Member Adults $70; kids age 12 and under $50. Non-member prices are respectively $80 and $60. Cost includes dinner Saturday, lodging Saturday night, and breakfast Sunday. Contact registrar Denise Boucher, denisegirish@yahoo.com, 978-470-0243.

Testimonials

  • "Mt. Willard has gorgeous views down into Crawford Notch ….a classic "big bang for your buck" hike!"
Directions:

GPS Address: U.S. 302, Bretton Woods, NH 03595 (44.22° N, 71.41° W) From Greater Boston Area: 1. Take I-93 North to NH Exit 35 toward Rt. 3 North. 2. Take Rt. 3 North for 10 miles. 3. Turn right onto Rt. 302 East and continue 8.3 miles to Highla

Trip details

Activity: 
Trip region: 
New Hampshire, White Mountains
Trip state: 
NH
Leader: 
Denise Boucher denisegirish@yahoo.com (978-470-0243; Before 10:00 p.m)
David Beck davidbeckrph@comcast.net (508-361-0508)
Trip location: 
AMC Highland Center, US 302, Bretton Woods, NH
Keywords: 
AMC Family Outings hikes hiking Shapleigh Bunkhouse, Highland Center Mt. Willard
Status: 
Open
AMC Destination: 
Highland Center at Crawford Notch
Trip country: 
USA
Trip difficulty: 
Easy to Moderate

Audiences

Families

Registration

Registration required: 
Yes
Registrar: 
Denise Boucher denisegirish@yahoo.com (978-470-0243)

Fees

$70.00
$80.00
$70.00
$80.00
$50.00
$60.00
Fee includes: 
Pizza Dinner Saturday night, lodging Saturday at Shapleigh Bunkhouse, breakfast buffet Sunday at Highland Center next door. Lunches are on your own.

Special types

First timers: 
Yes
New members: 
Yes
Advance notice: 
Yes
Creation date: 
2017-02-25 13:27:29.0
Last updated: 
2017-03-20 22:37:59.477