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Events and reports for 1998
Montpelier Section reports in the 1997 Long Trail News
Sat Jan 3
Saturday, January 3 -- x/c ski wherever we can find snow Easy     Leader: Ann Burcroff
Sun Jan 4
Sunday, January 4 -- Snowshoe/hike up Elmore Mtn to tower with stop at old cabin site Moderate     Leader: Ed Loewenton
Jan 10
January 10-11 -- GMC Winter Series at Mad River Glen; discounted programs
Sat Jan 10
Saturday, January 10 -- GMC Taylor Winter Series
Sun Jan 11
Sunday, January 11 -- x/c ski to Beaver Meadow Lodge, chili party Moderate     Leader: Peter Downey
Fri Jan 16
Friday, January 16 -- GMC Taylor Winter Series
Sun Jan 18
Sunday, January 18 -- x/c ski at Stowe Mountain Resort Touring Center (formerly Mansfield Touring Center)     Leader: Nancy Schulz
Thur Jan 22
Thursday, January 22 -- Planning meeting     Host: Ann Burcroff
Sun Jan 25
Sunday, January 25 -- Snowshoe to Taylor Lodge via Lake Mansfield Trail and Winter Detour Moderate     Leader: Michael Chernick
Fri Jan 30
Friday, January 30 -- GMC Winter Taylor Series
Sat Jan 31
Saturday, January 31 -- x/c ski backcountry trails at Trapp Family Lodge Difficult     Leader: Cindy and Bob Lindemann
Sat Feb 7
Saturday, February 7 -- Snowshoe from Bolton Notch Road to Buchanan Lodge and back Moderate/Difficult     Leader: Nancy Schulz
Sun Feb 8
Sunday, February 8 -- x/c ski at Highland Lodge in Greensboro     Leader: Mark Haughwout
Fri Feb 13
Friday, February 13 -- GMC Taylor Winter Series
Sat Feb 14
Saturday, February 14 -- x/c ski "Horn of the Moon loop" in East Montpelier Moderate/Difficult     Leader: Nancy Schulz
Sun Feb 15
Sunday, February 15 -- ski/snowshoe to Corliss Camp, Johnson Moderate     Leader: Cindy and Bob Lindemann
Sat Feb 21
Saturday, February 21 -- GMC Snowshoe festival
Sun Feb 22
Sunday, February 22 -- x/c ski on hills overlooking Montpelier Easy     Leader: Duncan Wilkie
Fri Feb 27
Friday, February 27 -- GMC Taylor Winter Series
Sat Feb 28
Saturday, February 28 -- Snowshoe at Bolton Ski Area     Leader: Nancy Schulz
Fri Mar 6
Friday, March 6 -- GMC Taylor Winter Series
Sat Mar 7
Saturday, March 7 -- x/c ski the Stowe Rec path Moderate     Leader: Nancy Schulz
Sun Mar 8
Sunday, March 8 -- x/c ski North Branch Trails in Montpelier Moderate     Leader: Ann Burcroff
Fri Mar 13
Friday, March 13 -- GMC Taylor Winter Series
Sat Mar 14
Saturday, March 14 -- x/c ski at Craftsbury Nordic Ski Center     Leader: Steve Lightholder
Sun Mar 15
Sunday, March 15 -- snowshoe/hike in Camel's Hump State Park Moderate     Leader: Michael Chernick and Duncan Wilkie
Mar 25
March 25 -- Mt. Mansfield LT to Taft to Summit report by Ed Loewenton
Sat Mar 28
Saturday, March 28 -- snowshoe/hike to Chin on Mt Mansfield Difficult     Leader: Ed Loewenton
Apr 4
April 4-5 -- Overnight ski/snowshoe to Zealand Hut in White Mtns of NH Difficult     Leader: Michael Chernick
Trail Talk number 49 March 1998
Sun Apr 5
Sunday, April 5 -- Hike around Berlin Pond Easy     Leader: Michael Chernick
Sat Apr 11
Saturday, April 11 -- Road walk or snowshoe of about 9 miles Moderate     Leader: Nancy Schulz
Sun Apr 12
Sunday, April 12 -- Hike or snowshoe Moderate/Difficult     Leader: Nancy Schulz
Fri Apr 17
Friday, April 17 Montpelier Section Annual Meeting, at Christ Church in Montpelier
Sat Apr 18
Saturday, April 18 -- Paddle (on Lake Champlain) or hike (locally) depending on conditions Moderate     Leader: Nancy Schulz
Sun Apr 19
Sunday, April 19 -- Bike or hike (depending on conditions) Moderate     Leader: Nancy Schulz
Sat Apr 25
Saturday, April 25 -- Mud Season Road Walk in Brookfield Easy     Leader: Steve Lightholder and Elaine Flint
Sun May 3
Sunday, May 3 -- Bike from Worcester to Elmore and back Moderate     Leader: Andrew and Reidun Nuquist
Sat May 9
Saturday, May 9 -- Bike to Brookfield Pond (Floating Bridge) Moderate     Leader: Fred Jordan
Sat May 16
Saturday, May 16 -- Work hike, trail maintenance     Leader: Eric Seidel
Photos of work hikes cleaning up damage from ice storm.

Sun May 17
Sunday, May 17 -- Wildflower hike to Duck Brook Shelter Easy     Leader: Ann Burcroff and Duncan Wilkie
Wed May 20
Wednesday, May 20 -- Slide and picture show     Host: Fred Jordan
Sat May 23
Saturday, May 23 -- Canoe on Otter Creek at Sudbury Moderate     Leader: Fred Jordan
Sun May 24
Sunday, May 24 -- Work hike, trail maintenance     Leader: Eric Seidel
Sat May 30
Saturday, May 30 -- Work hike, trail maintenance     Leader: Eric Seidel
June -- Mt Mansfield (West Side) via Halfway House and North Canyon, with photos. report by Ed Loewenton
Thur Jun 4
Thursday, June 4 -- Planning meeting     Host: Michael Chernick
Sat Jun 6
Saturday, June 6 -- Day Hiker's Long Trail # 20 - Sherburne Pass to David Logan Shelter Difficult     Leader: Thomas Weiss
Sat Jun 13
Saturday, June 13 -- GMC Annual meeting
Sun Jun 14
Sunday, June 14 -- National Trails Day
Sun Jun 14
Sunday, June 14 -- Hike up Whiteface Mtn Difficult     Leader: Michael Chernick
Sun Jun 21
Sunday, June 21 -- Hike from Vt 118 to Devil's Gulch on LT and return Moderate     Leader: Andrew and Reidun Nuquist
Wed Jun 24
Wednesday, June 24 -- Bike trip Moderate     Leader: Marilyn Wilson and Mary Garcia
Sat Jun 27
Saturday, June 27 -- Day Hiker's Long Trail # 21 - David Logan Shelter to Brandon Gap Moderate     Leader: Thomas Weiss
Sun Jun 28
Sunday, June 28 -- Circular bike trip from Hardwick to North Wolcott and return. 28 miles Moderate     Leader: Doris Washburn
Sun Jul 5
Sunday, July 5 -- Hike Camel's Hump via Bamforth Ridge Trail, return via Monroe Trail Difficult     Leader: Steve Lightholder
Thur Jul 9
Thursday, July 9 -- Full Moon Paddle Moderate     Leader: Barbara Agnew
Sat Jul 11
Saturday, July 11 -- Canoe/kayak on Lake Champlain, launch at Isle LaMotte Bridge Moderate     Leader: Eric Seidel
Sun Jul 12
Sunday, July 12 -- Hike the Lookout on the AT (Rt 12 in Pomfret to the Winturri Lookout on the Barnard-Bridgewater line) Moderate     Leader: Michael Chernick
Sat Jul 18
Saturday, July 18 -- Day Hiker's Long Trail # 22 - Brandon Gap to Middlebury Gap Moderate     Leader: Thomas Weiss
Sun Jul 26
Sunday, July 26 -- Wildflower hike, picnic and swim at Alburg Dunes State Park Easy     Leader: Ann Burcroff
Trail Talk number 50 July 1998
Sun Aug 2
Sunday, August 2 -- Flatwater canoe on Connecticut River from Bradford to Fairlee Easy     Leader: Duncan Wilkie
Sat Aug 15
Saturday, August 15 -- Day Hiker's Long Trail # 23 - Middlebury Gap to Clark Brook Trail Difficult     Leader: Thomas Weiss
Sat Aug 22
Saturday, August 22 -- Paddle Green River Reservoir Moderate     Leader: Steve Lightholder
Sun Aug 23
Sunday, August 23 -- Hike up Pisgah Mtn     Leader: Ann Burcroff
Sun Aug 30
Sunday, August 30 -- Hike Mt Ascutney via Windsor Trail Moderate     Leader: Michael Chernick
Sat Sep 12
Saturday, September 12 -- Hike up Hell Brook Trail, down LT on Mt Mansfield Difficult     Leader: Ed Loewenton
Sun Sep 13
Sunday, September 13 -- Hike Spruce Mtn in Plainfield Easy     Leader: Reidun and Andrew Nuquist
Sat Sep 19
Saturday, September 19 -- Day Hiker's Long Trail # 24 - Clark Brook Trail to Lincoln Gap Difficult     Leader: Thomas Weiss
Sep 19
September 19-20 -- Overnight camping at Zealand Falls Campground in NH     Leader: Betty Moskowitz and Joan Heller
Sun Sep 20
Sunday, September 20 -- Bike tour of country roads with good gravel surface     Leader: Fred Jordan
Sat Sep 26
Saturday, September 26 -- Paddle Otter Creek from covered bridge in West Salisbury to Middlebury     Leader: Fred Jordan
Sun Sep 27
Sunday, September 27 -- Bike in St Albans/Swanton area (appears in 25 Bicycle Tours in Vermont) Moderate     Leader: Andrew and Reidun Nuquist
Sat Oct 3
Saturday, October 3 -- Autumn color canoe trip down Middle Lamoille River, Jeffersonville to Fairfax Falls Easy/Moderate     Leader: Duncan Wilkie
Sun Oct 4
Sunday, October 4 -- Hike Big and Little Deer Mtns in Groton State Park Easy/Moderate     Leader: Doris Washburn
Sat Oct 10
Saturday, October 10 -- Day Hiker's Long Trail # 25 - Lincoln Gap to Appalachian Gap Difficult     Leader: Thomas Weiss
Sun Oct 18
Sunday, October 18 -- Hike Worcester Mtn to Hunger Mtn Moderate     Leader: Steve Lightholder
Sat Oct 24
Saturday, October 24 -- Hike Mt Mansfield Chin via Halfway House, return on Sunset or Laura Cowles Trail Difficult     Leader: Ed Loewenton
Thur Oct 29
Thursday, October 29 -- Planning meeting (and discuss Section-GMC relations)     Host: Nuquists
Sat Oct 31
Saturday, October 31 -- Work hike on LT, Smuggler's Notch to Chilcoot Pass     Leader: Eric Seidel
Sun Nov 1
Sunday, November 1 -- Hike to Burnt Rock Mtn via Hedgehog Brook Trail Moderate     Leader: Nancy Schulz
Sun Nov 8
Sunday, November 8 -- Work hike on LT-Bamforth Ridge     Leader: Eric Seidel
Sat Nov 14
Saturday, November 14 -- Road walk loop in East Montpelier/Calais area Moderate     Leader: Nancy Schulz
Sat Nov 21
Saturday, November 21 -- Road walk Moderate     Leader: Nancy Schulz
Sun Nov 22
Sunday, November 22 -- Road and trail walk involving Hubbard and North Branch Park trails Moderate/Difficult     Leader: Nancy Schulz
Sun Nov 29
Sunday, November 29 -- Walking tour of Burlington Easy     Leader: Steve Lightholder
Sat Dec 5
Saturday, December 5 -- Snowshoe/hike up Mt Mansfield Toll Road Moderate/Difficult     Leader: Nancy Schulz
Sun Dec 6
Sunday, December 6 -- x/c ski at Little River State Park, a loop up Stevenson Brook Trail and Hedgehog Hill Road     Leader: Nancy Schulz
Photo by Andrew Nuquist

Sat Dec 12
Saturday, December 12 -- Snowshoe/hike from Mountain Road to Watson Camp via LT Difficult     Leader: Nancy Schulz
Trail Talk number 51 December 1998
Sun Dec 13
Sunday, December 13 -- Snowshoe to Montclair Glen Shelter Moderate     Leader: Michael Chernick
Sat Dec 19
Saturday, December 19 -- x/c ski the Cotton Brook Road loop in Moscow Difficult     Leader: Nancy Schulz
Sun Dec 20
Sunday, December 20 -- Hike/snowshoe at Groton State Park on Kettle Pond and Owl's Head trails Easy     Leader: Steve Lightholder

Montpelier Section reports in the 1999 Long Trail News

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