Category Archives: White Mountains

Hillman’s Highway Zone April 9, 2016

This has been a frustrating year to be a New England skier. Plenty of storms and moisture content have been passing through, but mostly as rain. The forecast was calling for another event to roll through starting off as snow, … Continue reading

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Chad Denning Memorial Run

The Chad Denning Memorial Run will take place on August 22, 2015 departing from the Moosilauke Ravine Lodge Trailhead in Benton, NH at 6 AM (1 Ravine Rd, Benton, NH). Distance: 32 miles with over 9200ft of elevation gain. A … Continue reading

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Presidential Range Snow Plots

Historical data for snow depths from manual snow plots in the Presidential Range of New Hampshire is next to impossible to find. The USFS snow rangers maintain plots at both Hermit Lake and the Harvard Cabin. However, they have not … Continue reading

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Mt Washington Speed Record

A car-summit-car speed attempt on Mt. Washington has been on my to-do list for a while. Kevin Tilton’s posting of his winter run time of 1:47:31 gave a good target to shoot for. Josh and I talked about doing it … Continue reading

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West Side Tour

Marth 30, 2013  The forecast called for clearing skies and 25-40 mph winds.  After some cloud cover in the morning the skies soon cleared exposing a vast expanse of white across the range.  Even though it looks nice from afar, … Continue reading

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PROST – Presidential Range On-Ski Traverse

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The Presi Traverse has a few variants and wikipedia does a fine job of hashing out all the details and options available.  A few seasons ago, the idea was planted to do the whole traverse on Alpine Touring gear, and … Continue reading

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Summer Summary 2012

It has been some time since I have made a post.  This is mainly due to the fact that I haven’t done much for racing this summer as I have focused more on building a strong endurance base for the … Continue reading

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