CATSKILL 3500 NIGHT BUSHWHACK!
Southwest Hunter Mountain
Sangria Wednesday at Brio's!
Wednesday 12/18 - 5:30pm
[masked] (can be used to reach me up to 1pm on day of hike)
5.4 miles, 2000 feet rise, 3-3.5 hours
Winter conditions exist - be prepared! Best guess is 15-19" of snow on the mountains, with a foot or more being fresh. Snowshoes required or you can try spiking it in the back of the group.
Catskill Hiker's Route Description (http://www.catskillhiker.net/Catskill35/peaks/southwesthunter.shtml) - The first one
Leave no Trace (http://lnt.org/)
Southwest Hunter Mountain, as seen from the Devil's Path:
HVH invades Southwest Hunter on 12/18/2012 (http://www.meetup.com/hvhikers/events/93025382/)!
The DEC limits group size in the Hunter Mountain Wilderness to 12.
NOTE: You are responsible for bringing appropriate gear, supplies, clothing, first aid, and lights. You should review topographic maps and trail features carefully; understanding topography of any hike is key to your knowing where you are, where you're going, and how to get back. See suggestions for GEAR on the "About" page for additional gear ideas.
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If you join us for a hike (or any other event), please understand that you are responsible for your own preparedness and well-being and will hold no one else liable in case of injury or mishap. You agree not to hold the Organizer, Assistant Organizers, or any other members responsible for any injuries, mishaps, or any other situation that may happen at a planned event. You are responsible to research the event, know the area, and bring the proper gear.
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