Columbus Day Weekend- Cardigan High Cabin

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Trip dates: Saturday, October 12, 2019 10:00 AM to Sunday, October 13, 2019 2:00 PM

Join a small group of AMC Families at Cardigan High Cabin for the night. Hike in two miles with 1450' elevation gain. The cabin is just under half a mile from the summit of Mt. Cardigan (3,155') w/great views. Fall hiking is awesome with cool temperatures, no bugs and beautiful colors.
Begin at Cardigan Lodge and hike 2 miles (1,450 elevation gain) to Cardigan High Cabin. Drop overnight gear and continue to the summit. Return to cabin for games/activities and meal prep. The cabin has a composting toilet and wood stove for heat. Sunday hike back to Cardigan Lodge.
The cabin has 12 bunks/mattresses (no pillows)in the main room. There is a dry sink, two burner propane stove, and woodstove to keep the cabin toasty warm. There is no electricity or running water.

Trip details

Trip region: 
New Hampshire, White Mountains
Trip state: 
Denise Boucher (978-470-0243)
Trip location: 
AMC Cardigan Lodge 774 Shem Valley Rd Alexandria, NH 03222
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Registration required: 


Fee includes: 
Food and lodging

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Creation date: 
2019-07-01 22:35:24.0
Last updated: 
2019-07-16 06:04:17.933