Outings for December, 2021 (new trips added 12/7)

12/4 (Sat) Butler Lodge via Nebraska Notch
Starting from Stevensville, we will hike the Nebraska Notch Trail to the Long Trail, then follow it to Butler Lodge and return along the Butler Lodge trail. Moderate hike/snowshoe. moderate pace. 6.2 miles. 1700′ elevation gain. Group limit 10. Contact leader by 12/2. David Hathaway, david.hathaway.78@gmail.com or 802-899-9982.

12/5 (Sun) Mt. Mansfield from 108
From Barnes Camp we’ll follow the Long Trail south to the summit of Mt. Mansfield and return. Difficult hike/snowshoe. 5 miles. 3000′ elevation gain. Lisa Hardy, ndlisa827@aol.com.

12/11 (Sat) Mansfield Forehead – CANCELLED
Cancelled due to weather.
From Stevensville road we hike up Butler Lodge and Wampahoofus Trails to the forehead for a total of 2.8 mi. We’ll then return via the Maple Ridge and Frost Trails. Difficult hike/snowshoe. moderate pace. 6.9 miles. 2600′ elevation gain. Wes Volk, wesvolk@gmail.com, 802-355-4135.

12/18 (Sat) Butler Lodge
Hike up to Butler Lodge with views of the Champlain Valley. Moderate hike/snowshoe. moderate pace. 3.6 miles. 1650′ elevation gain. Group limit 12. Jonathan Breen, ghostman2651@gmail.com or 802-318-8104.

12/19 (Sun) Burnt Rock
We’ll head up the Hedgehog Brook Trail, LT and summit, then back.  Snowshoes (maybe) and spikes (definitely) for footwear.  And since we’ll be so close, a trip to Lawson’s in Waitsfield will follow the outing! Moderate/ fast pace, 5 miles, group limit 8. Contact Robynn Albert, robynnalbert@hotmail.com, by 12/17.

12/20 (Mon) Camels Hump via Burrows Trail
Starting from the upper lot on Camels Hump Rd in Huntington, we will climb the Burrows Trail to the summit of Camel’s Hump and return the same way. Difficult hike. 5.5 miles. 2300′ elevation gain. Corey Perkins Time, coreyryanperkinstime@gmail.com, 603-854-0475.

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