Sat, Dec 05 | Waterville Valley Recreation

Guided Winter Hike - Noon Peak & Jennings Peak

This is a long hike with some steep sections but offers fantastic views of mountains to the north. We will descend the Drakes brook trail for a total of 7.3 miles. You must have all of the gear listed in the description to attend. The online winter hiking class is a prerequisite to attend.
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Guided Winter Hike - Noon Peak & Jennings Peak

Time & Location

Dec 05, 2020, 9:00 AM – 4:00 PM
Waterville Valley Recreation, 11 Noon Peak Rd, Waterville Valley, NH 03215, USA

About the event

This is a long hike with some steep sections but offers fantastic views of mountains to the north. We will descend the Drakes brook trail for a total of 7.3 miles. You must have all of the gear listed in the description to attend. The online winter hiking class is a prerequisite to attend. Please register at: https://winter-hiking-classes.ridj-it.com/ WVRD members receive $12 off half day winter hikes and $15 off full day winter hikes after completing the online class. Please contact WVRD at (603) 236-4695 or adventure@watervillevalley.org to receive your promo code. What to bring: 1.Clothing appropriate for outdoor travel (non- cotton) Synthetic or wool materials are ideal for cold/ wet environments. 2. Waterproof/wind proof top and pants 3.Two insulating layers ( synthetic or wool - non- cotton) 4. Extra socks (non- cotton) 5. Winter hiking boots & gaiters 6. Warm hat and gloves/ mittens 7. Hand warmer packets ( hot hands) 8. Backpack 9. Trekking poles & snowshoes 10. Water 2-3 liters (insulated container helps prevent freezing) 11. Snacks ( lightweight & high energy foods) 12. Personal items (cell phone, camera, medications, etc) 13. A smile & positive attitude! Before hiking we will review required equipment, safety protocols, All Hikes will meet outside the Waterville Valley Recreation Department 15. minutes before start time unless otherwise noted Space is limited to 6 spots Please register at: https://winter-hiking-classes.ridj-it.com/