Falling Waters to Little Haystack (9/26)

September 22nd, 2015 | Posted by buoutingclub in Trips

(Photo cred – http://www.summitpost.org)

Day trip in the White mountains! It’s about a 6.5 mile day hike up the beautiful Falling Waters Trail to the top of Mt. Little Haystack. It’s a 3000 foot elevation gain, and Mt. Little Haystack is actually not so little – at 4787′ it’s¬†one of the 48 4K’ mountains in the whites. So be prepared for a moderate to advanced hike. Prior experience highly recommended!!

Meeting: Behind CAS in the parking lot across from the admissions building at 7:30am Saturday morning. Do not show up late!

Where – Mt. Little Haystack, New Hampshire. Parking near Mt. Lafayette campground.

Difficulty –Moderate to Difficult, experience hiking highly recommended

Maximum Attendance – 10 students

Cost –$20, $10 for season pass holders
Food- Not provided. Bring breakfast, snacks, and lunch.

Transportation – student transportation

What to bring –

Back Pack
At least 2 Liters of Water
Clothing appropriate for hiking in current temperatures. Layers! Even on a sunny day it can be cold and windy at the peak.
Hiking boots
Non cotton base layer (polypro, wool, capilene®, cool max® bergilene®)
BUOC and SAO waiver forms
Suggested items: sunscreen, sun glasses, hat of some sort, cameras. Bathing suit & Towel to take a dip in a waterfall if you want!

 

*** ONLY SIGN UP IF YOU ARE SURE YOU CAN COME ***

SIGNUP HERE: LIVE WEDNESDAY 9/23 at 1:30pm

*** ONLY SIGN UP IF YOU ARE SURE YOU CAN COME ***

 

Any Questions?

Contact Mary Beth Parkinson at mimby@bu.edu or 410-924-6045

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