Trip report

Single-Day Presidential Traverse

Hiking/Walk DATE: 07/23/2010 - 07/25/2010

Trip/Event Location: Randolph, NH

Trip Leader(s): alex4mts

Max # People: 10

Trip Guiding / Event Fee: No, I will not be asking participants for money

Difficulty Level: Very Strenuous

The trip

This heinously strenuous 22-mile, 8700' vertical gain mega-hike of the Presidential Range has become an annual GO tradition. For those who like the combination of spectacular, extended
Driving directions to the location and spot to meet at:
We will meet in Gorham, NH, at a spot TBD.  Directions to Gorham from Concord, NH:  Follow I-93 North for 74 miles. At Exit 35, take Rt. 3 north for 12.4 miles, and turn right onto Rt. 115.  Rt. 115 ends In 9.7 miles as it hits Rt. 2. Turn right (east) on Rt. 2. You will reach Gorham in 12 miles.  This drive will take you approximately 2 hours and 15 minutes.

Trip Report/Photos

This trip was cancelled due to an unsatisfactory weather forecast.

- The Trip Has No Photos -

Members That Participated


Outdoor Fitness Level: Moderate to Strenuous

Fairlee, VT

United States
Hiking, backpacking, camping or vacation adventures, GayOutdoors [GO] has been the LGBTQ outdoorzy community leader for the last 22 years. We are an informal group of diverse hiking enthusiasts in the United States with a shared love of the mountains who prefer hiking with friends. We invite you to join us on our hikes, to post hikes for other members to join you and to share your hiking photos, stories and advice.

Become A Member

If you find it invigorating to hike along a mountain trail with friends not knowing what’s just around the corner, to get some fresh air, to stop and soak in the views on a summit, and to soak your feet in a mountain brook after a hike, give us a try!


Powered by - ColdFusion Experts