Thu, Jan 21|
Waterville Valley Recreation
Winter Walks - Mad River Path
In this series of hikes, we explore some of the area's easier trails. Free for WVRD members!
Time & Location
Jan 21, 2021, 9:00 AM – 1:00 PM
Waterville Valley Recreation, 11 Noon Peak Rd, Waterville Valley, NH 03215, USA
About the event
In this series of hikes, we explore some of the area's easier trails. Free for WVRD members! Meeting Location & Time: Waterville Valley Recreation Department at 9am. After a group check-in, participants will drive their own vehicles to the trailhead. Before Hiking: We will review required equipment, safety protocols, and the route for the hike. LEVEL 1: Easy to moderate terrain. Walking surface typically on gravel or groomed surfaces. Uneven surfaces, hills, and rock stairs may be encountered. Free for WVRD members $10 Guest 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) 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, or micro spikes (depending on current conditions) 10. Water (insulated container helps prevent freezing) 1-2 liters 11. Snacks ( lightweight & high energy foods) 12. Personal items (cell phone, camera, medications, etc) 13. A smile & positive attitude! All hikes require strong physical fitness All of our guides are Wilderness First Aid certified Space is limited PLEASE NOTE: There is a 2 participant minimum for courses. Refunds will be issued in the event of a cancellation. Please register online before your hike. Registration closes 24hrs. before each hike.