Carter Notch Trip Info (Feb 26-28)

Greetings Scouts, Parents and Scouting Alumni!

Feb 26-28th we will be trekking up to the White Mountains in New Hampshire for an awesome winter adventure!

We will be staying Friday night at Chateau Valante, a reasonable, inexpensive, comfy accommodations near Conway. The time and location for traveling up on Friday night will be determined at the meeting on the 24th. Dinner up on Friday night will be worked out with the adult drivers.

Saturday morning we will start our trek up to Carter Notch Hut where we will be staying overnight in the AMC Hut. Conditions permitting, we may have a chance to hike to the summit of Wildcat Mountain for some awesome views of Mt. Washington!

Reminder: This is winter backpacking and gear should include a Backpack, Winter hiking clothes- layers, hats and several pairs of gloves, Sunglasses , Winter Sleeping bag & pad, Snowshoes and Micro Spikes.

The boys will be responsible for a meal plan for 2 breakfasts and a trail lunch. Dinner for Saturday night and cracker barrel will be an Army style MRE (courtesy of Mr. Leonard). The cost for this trip will be 65.00$.

Sunday morning we’ll hike back down for the return trip home and Pizza. Expect the boys late in the day Sunday.

We have 12 spaces for this trip, so please let us know ASAP if you want in. Permission slips and checks should be brought to the next meeting on Wednesday, Feb 10th.

Thanks;

Mr. Valante