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June 14, 2015 - Vertical Granny Ds, Mt. Monadnock
Today’s Total Mileage: 1.9 miles
Today's Total Vertical Granny Ds: 3165 feet
Estimated Hike Time: 6 hours
Starting Point: Monadnock State Park Headquarters, off Route 124 near Dublin - 116 Poole Rd., Jaffrey, NH 03452
Route: White Dot Trail to summit
End Point: Mt. Monadnock summit
Parking: Monadnock State Park Headquarters
9:30 AM – Park at Monadnock State Park.
Bring at least 1 quart of water, snacks, sunscreen, sturdy shoes, and extra layers - and of course your sign displaying your commitment to getting big money out of politics! This is a moderately challenging hike (but not a technical climb requiring equipment), with several steep parts and very rocky, uneven terrain.
10:00 AM - Depart Base
1:00 PM - Arrive at summit, Picnic lunch!
2:00 PM - Begin descent
4:00 PM - Arrive at parking