Haystack Mt -Pawlet VT. via Breakfast C3C

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NOT A BEGINNER HIKE

We will start off with breakfast at Rathbun's Maple Sugar House in Granville. Its pancakes, waffles, french toast with pure maple syrup. They also have eggs. Then its a short (15-20 min.) drive over to Haystack Mt. in Pawlet, VT to work it off. This is a short 3 mile RT hike with excellent views overlooking Granville, the Mettawee Valley, and the Adirondacks in the distance. Elevation gain is about 900', summit elevation 1930'. Its a short but steady climb with a steep section near the top. Dress for the weather in non cotton layers and wear warm hiking boots. Bring traction devices. Also snacks , water and carpool $. No dogs please. You should be doing regular aerobic exercise to participate. Forecast of rain/ snow/poor driving condition postpones the outing. Participants should be aware of Meetup Policies and Meetup Terms of Service. You are responsible for yourself and are hiking at your own risk. My cell[masked] if needed.

RECOMMEND BRIGHT OUTER LAYER AS IT IS HUNTING SEASON

NOT A BEGINNER HIKE