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Date Thursday  2/3/2022
End Date
Group Gore Range
Event Title Pennsylvania Mountain, Mosquito Range
Start Time 8:00 AM
Status Approved
Leader Barbara Audin
Co-Leader Curtis Audin
Member Price Free
Available Participants 2
Type Trip
Trip Type Snowshoe
Pace Moderate
Classification Difficult B
Trail Mileage 5.4
Elevation Gain 1510
Driving Distance

Location

Pennsylvania Mountain is in the Mosquitoe Range, with road access via CR 14, which is 2 miles north of Fairplay.

From Hoosier Pass, travel south on Rt 9.  From Fairplay, travel north on Rt 9.

Two miles north of Fairplay, turn WEST onto signed CR 14.  This will quickly become a good dirt road that is plowed.  Drive 4.7 miles on CR14, then turn RIGHT onto CR 14A.  Drive uphill (east) for 0.8 miles.  Turn LEFT onto Mountain View Drive.  Drive 1.8 miles to the end of the road and parking.  

Do NOT follow google map directions.



For more info Contact

Call Barbara at 978-460-1752 or call Curt 978-460-1772.

Text or email is preferred.  



Details

Pennslvania Mountain (13006') is in the Mosquito Range.  The hike is a Class 1 with a steady and gradual ascent, passing through a meadow with willows, and then on open tundra above treeline.  Some hiking will be off trail.  Great 360 degree views.  



Bring snowshoes and microspikes.  Current conditions will influence what gear we bring. 

Bring your 10 Essentials, including sun protection.  

Bring appropriate clothing for weather and conditions.



Expect snow, wind, and cold temps.  




Notes

Please be prepared to follow CMC requirements for COVID precautions.  Updated requirements can be found at this link:
https://cmc.org/COVID-19andCMCProgramming.aspx


Please wear a mask and follow social distancing.
Carpooling is at the discretion of participants.  


Waivers must be updated yearly.  Please sign a new waiver and send it to me through the email link that is provided:
https://waiver.smartwaiver.com/w/5ad11e69247c3/web/

 

 




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