Green Mountain Club
Montpelier Section

Reports for events in 1999

Date Report? Photos? Description of the event
Fri Jan 01
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  Friday January 1, 1999 Start the New Year off on the right foot with a snowshoe outing - East Montpelier Trail Leader: Nancy Schulz Temperatures started out in...
Sat Jan 09
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  Saturday, January 9, 1999 Snowshoe up Elmore Mountain Leader: Ed Loewenton In a moderate to heavy snowfall, we hiked to the chimney. The heavy, fluffy snow...
Sun Jan 10
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  Sunday, January 10, 1999 Chili Party at Beaver Meadow Lodge Leader: Peter Downey For this trip we had plenty of new snow to ski to Beaver Meadow. About 25...
Sat Jan 16
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  Saturday, January 16, 1999 Snowshoe up Mt. Hunger via the Waterbury Trail. Leader: Nancy Schulz The day dawned clear and calm, a relief after the storminess...
Sun Jan 24
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  Sunday, January 24, 1999 Snowshoe up to Taylor Lodge Leader: Michael Chernick [no text] Participants: Michael Chernick Nancy Schulz Thomas Weiss Steve Larose
Sat Jan 30
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  Saturday, January 30, 1999 Cross-country ski at Trapp Family Lodge. Leader: Nancy Schulz We were fortunate to have had some snow on the Thursday prior to this...
Sat Feb 06
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  Saturday February 6, 1999 Annual cross-country ski trip to Highland Lodge in Greensboro Leader: Mark Haughwout The 18 members of this outing arrived at...
Sun Feb 07
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  Andrew Nuquist from the archives Sunday February 7, 1999 Snowshoe hike and potluck supper at Sally Sairs home in Woodbury Leader: Sally Sairs Participants:...
Sun Feb 14
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  Sunday February 14, 1999 Ski trip on Catamount Trail from Cobb Brook to Camel's Hump Nordic Leader: Fred Jordan Due to a lack of snow cover, this trip was...
Sat Feb 20
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  Saturday, February 20, 1999 Three-camp tour in Johnson. Joint trip with Sterling Section. Travel to Grace Camp, Corliss Camp, and Camp Weasel. Snowshoe and X-C...
Sun Feb 21
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  Sunday February 21, 1999 Cross-country ski Horn of the Moon loop in East Montpelier Leader: Nancy Schulz Marilyn Wilson and Ray and Sylvia Kingsbury joined me...
Sat Feb 27
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  Saturday February 27, 1999 Cross-country ski at Top Notch Touring Center Trail pass permits Leader: Nancy Schulz Despite the gorgeous weather, this outing...
Sat Mar 06
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  Saturday March 6, 1999 Snowshoe up Camel's Hump Leader: Steve Lightholder Ed Loewenton, Nancy Schulz and I ignored winter storm warnings and set out to climb...
Sat Mar 13
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  Saturday March 13, 1999 Snowshoe up Spruce Mountain in Plainfield Leader: Joan Kahn We had perfect snow conditions when we snowshoed up Spruce Mountain --...
Sun Mar 14
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  Sunday March 14, 1999 Snowshoe to Mt Mansfield summit up Long Trail to Chin return Leader: Ed Loewenton The day was overcast but warm and not windy, even at...
Sat Mar 20
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  Saturday March 20, 1999 Cross-country ski at Stowe Mountain Resort Touring Center Leader: Marilyn Wilson (originally Nancy Schulz) Cross country skiing today...
Sat Mar 27
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  Saturday March 27, 1999 Snowshoe at Bolton Valley Leader: Nancy Schulz I knew I would have a large crowd for this outing because of the high volume of calls...
Sat Mar 27
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  On a perfect early Spring day, with a deep blue, cloudless sky and a temperature over 50 degrees, Beth Stern, Jen Kruszewski, Ed Loewenton, Clare Buckley,...
Sat Apr 03
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  Saturday April 3, 1999 Road Walk - Adamant, Calais and East Montpelier Leader: Nancy Schulz Due to the warm weather and lack of snowfall, the state closed all...
Sat Apr 10
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  Saturday April 10, 1999 Road walk in Brookfield Leader: Steve Lightholder Nineteen hardy souls: Ann Burcroff, Priscilla Page, Eva Mendelsohn, Nancy Schulz,...
Sun Apr 18
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  Sunday April 18, 1999 Circular road walk around Berlin Pond Leader: Michael Chernick [no text] Participants: Judy Murray Doris Washburn Fred Jordan Mary Slater...
Sat Apr 24
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  Saturday April 24, 1999 Snowshoe Hike up Stowe Pinnacle Leader: Nancy Schulz Cancelled due to state rules against early spring use.
Sun Apr 25
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  Sunday April 25, 1999 Canoe Kayak on Shelburne Pond Leader: Nancy Schulz Steve Lightholder and I drove up to Shelburne Pond together and ran into Thea and Bob...
Sat May 01
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  Saturday May 1, 1999 Bike from Alburg to Isle La Motte Leader: Richard W. Hoffman Only two other people took part in this bicycle outing to Alburg - Isle La...
Sun May 02
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  Sunday May 2, 1999 Paddle the perimeter of Peacham Pond Leader: Nancy Schulz Nine boats took to the water on this very balmy day: 4 canoes and 5 kayaks. We...
Sat May 08
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  Saturday May 8, 1999 Circular paddle involving Missisquoi River Lake Champlain and Leader: Nancy Schulz The forecast of possible thunderstorms was sufficient...
Sun May 09
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  Sunday May 9, 1999 Mother's Day mystery paddle Leader: Nancy Schulz Seven of us gathered at noon in the parking lot of Montpelier High School as the rain began...
Sat May 15
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  Saturday May 15, 1999 Wildflower hike to Middlesex Notch Leader: Ann Burcroff We were a little late for hepatica, Dutchman's britches, but still saw 25...
Sun May 16
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  Sunday May 16, 1999 Day Hikers Long Trail Hike #26 River Road to Bolton Notch Road Leader: Thomas Weiss MHS 8:15 Bolton Notch Road 8:35 - 8:45 B.N.Road at LT...
Sat May 22
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  Saturday May 22, 1999 Spring Walk-Thru Work Hike: Long Trail Bamforth Ridge Leader: Eric Seidel Spring walk thru on LT from River Road to Gorham. This was the...
Sun May 23
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  Sunday May 23, 1999 Bike Ride Lunenburg VT and Lancaster NH Leader: Andrew and Reidun Nuquist This spring bike ride felt more like summer, with temperatures in...
Sat May 29
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  Saturday May 29, 1999 Spring Walk-Thru: Long Trail Smuggler s Notch Leader: Eric Seidel This was the Spring walk-thru for this section of the LT. The Trail...
Sat Jun 05
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  Four canoes and four kayaks put into the Winooski River about two miles south of Waterbury at a picnic area on rte 2. The quick water at the start of the trip...
Sun Jun 06
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  Sunday June 6, 1999 Hike up Elmore Mountain Leader: Andrew and Reidun Nuquist [no text] Participants: Andrew Nuquist Paul DeLuca Priscilla Page Doris Washburn...
Sat Jun 12
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  Saturday June 12, 1999 Hike to Lonesome Lake in White Mountains NH Leader: Steve Lightholder Russ and Juanita Mallard, Chris Terry, Paul DeLuca. Cynthia...
Sun Jun 13
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  Sunday June 13, 1999 Bike trip on bike paths of South Burlington, Burlington and Colchester Leader: Fred Jordan We parked the cars at the Overlook Park on...
Wed Jun 16
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  Wednesday June 16, 1999 Bike trip and picnic on the Groton Bike path Leader: Fred Jordan A leisurely bike trip often or so miles was taken. Some of the path...
Sat Jun 19
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  Saturday June 19, 1999 Work Hike on Long Trail Bamforth Ridge bog-bridging and blazing Leader: Eric Seidel This very enthusiastic group took on the...
Sun Jun 20
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  Sunday June 20, 1999 Hike Ascutney Mountain via Windsor and Weathersfield Trails Leader: Michael Chernick [no text] Participants: Michael Chernick Marie...
Mon Jun 21
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  Sunset on the longest day of 1999. Taken from the tower on Mt. Elmore.
Sat Jun 26
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  Saturday June 26, 1999 Day Hikers Long Trail Hike #27:Bolton Notch Road to Nebraska Notch Leader: Thomas Weiss Leave M.H.S 7:10 Trout Club Parking 7:45 - 8:15...
Sun Jun 27
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  Sunday June 27, 1999 Hike up Mt Mansfield from Underhill State Park via Laura Cowles and Sunset Ridge Trails Leader: Andrew and Reidun Nuquist Of nine hikers,...
Sat Jul 03
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  Saturday July 3, 1999 Bike on the Missisquoi Valley Rail Trail Leader: Steve Lightholder A small group of us cycled the Missisquoi Valley Rail Trail from St....
Sat Jul 10
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  Five hikers braved the elements to ascend the north slope and summit of Whiteface Mountain in Lamoille County on a very overcast and ultimately stormy day....
Sun Jul 11
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  Sunday July 11, 1999 Hike up Paine Mountain via Clark route in Northfield Leader: Ann Walton and Becky Merrilees (originally Bill Osgood) [no text]...
Sat Jul 17
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  Saturday July 17, 1999 Kayak Canoe on Green River Reservoir Leader: Fred Jordan (originally Ann Burcroff) The three canoes and one kayak set out from the...
Sat Jul 17
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  Saturday July 17, 1999 Ed's infamous Rocks in the Head Mansfield circuit Leader: Ed Loewenton Hellbrook -> Cliff -> Canyon -> Hellbrook 8 hours. Hot....
Sun Jul 18
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  Sunday July 18, 1999 Canoe on Marshfield Dam Reservoir (Molly s Falls Pond) Leader: Harlan and Esther Farnsworth Cancelled
Sun Jul 25
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  Sunday July 25, 1999 Bike ride in St Albans Swanton Leader: Richard W. Hoffman This bike outing went well and there were no mishaps. There were only three trip...
Sat Jul 31
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  Saturday July 31, 1999 Day Hikers Long Trail Hike #28: Appalachian Gap to Wind Gap Leader: Thomas Weiss MHS 7:15 63 State Forest 7:45 - 8:00 Appalachian Gap...
Sun Aug 01
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  Sunday August 1, 1999 Canoe Kayak to Four Brothers Islands from NY shore of Lake Champlain Leader: Eric Seidel Eight participants, with 5 kayaks and canoe,...
Sun Aug 08
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  Sunday August 8, 1999 Paddle Lake Dunmore Leader: Steve Lightholder Cancelled for lack of participants. Must be the rain that kept them away. Shucks, it's only...
Sun Aug 15
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  Sunday August 15, 1999 Hike Mt Mansfield via Lake Mansfield Trail to Forehead on LT Leader: Ed Loewenton Michael Chernick used Forehead bypass; we regrouped at...
Sat Aug 21
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  Saturday August 21, 1999 Day Hikers Long Trail #29 -Wind Gap to River Road Leader: Thomas Weiss MHS 7:10 Bamforth Lot 7:40 - 7:55 State Forest Lot 8:10 - 8:15...
Sun Aug 29
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  Sunday August 29, 1999 Mt. Hale in NH' s White Mountains Leader: Michael Chernick On Sunday August 29, hikers from the Montpelier GMC Section traveled to Mt....
Sun Sep 12
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  Sunday September 12, 1999 David P Morse Memorial Hike to Montclair Glen Lodge Leader: Doris Washburn On a beautiful cool and sunny morning, 22 hikers headed...
Sat Sep 18
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  Saturday September 18, 1999 Bike in Burlington Colchester area on bike paths Leader: Richard W. Hoffman Cancelled due to leader's illness and lack of...
Sat Sep 25
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  Saturday September 25, 1999 Day Hikers Long Trail #30 County Road to Massachusetts border Leader: Thomas Weiss MHS 7:15 Rutland 8:30 - 8:45 Searsburg 10:15 -...
Sun Sep 26
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  Sunday September 26, 1999 Work Hike App Gap to Birch Glen Camp Leader: GMC/Seth Coffey Walked this section of trail removing blowdowns from Hurricane George....
Sun Sep 26
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  Sunday September 26, 1999 Hike Mt Grant and return from Lincoln Gap Leader: Andrew and Reidun Nuquist After many day hikes to Camel's Hump, Burnt Rock, Mt....
Sat Oct 02
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  Saturday October 2, 1999 Bike Trip on gravel roads in East Montpelier About 20 miles Leader: Fred Jordan On a clear October morning the seven of us met at East...
Sun Oct 03
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  It was a dark and stormy night. The next morning wasn't much better: overcast, chilly, wet, windy. Driving to Montpelier at 7 AM, I reflected on the...
Sat Oct 09
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  Saturday, October 9, 1999 Hike from Stowe Pinnacle to Worcester Mountain Leader: Steve Lightholder Sarah Berge, representing the Burlington Section, her...
Sat Oct 16
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  Saturday October 16, 1999 Bike Ride in Waitsfield Warren Area Leader: Andrew Nuquist (originally Richard W. Hoffman) A pleasant 15 mile circle on East Warren...
Sat Oct 23
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  Saturday October 23, 1999 Work Hike on Long Trail at Smuggler s Notch Leader: Eric Seidel Cancelled - Rain
Sat Oct 30
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  Saturday October 30, 1999 Work Hike on Long Trail Bamforth Ridge Leader: Eric Seidel Cleaned drainage structures, cruised and trimmed to below snow line at...
Sun Oct 31
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  Sunday October 31, 1999 Road Walk in Pomfret East Barnard Area Leader: Michael Chernick Trip cancelled for lack of attendance.
Sat Nov 06
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  Saturday November 6, 1999 Hike Worcester Mountain Leader: Nancy Schulz Eight of us gathered under sunny skies and set off from the trailhead at 9:45. It was a...
Sun Nov 07
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  Sunday November 7, 1999 Canoe Kayak on Waterbury Reservoir Leader: Andrew and Reidun Nuquist Outing cancelled to attend funeral in Middlebury, memorial service...
Sun Nov 07
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  Sunday November 7, 1999 Hike Stowe Pinnacle Leader: Nancy Schulz Early morning clouds and snow flurries kept some folks away, but the five of us who hiked...
Sat Nov 13
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  Saturday November 13, 1999 Road Walk in Waitsfield Warren Area Leader: Nancy Schulz Bernice Vogel, her dog Bandit, Steve Lightholder, Anne Ferguson and I et...
Sun Nov 14
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  Sunday November 14, 1999 Road Walk in Plainfield - East Hill Road and Spruce Mountain Road Leader: Nancy Schulz Cancelled due to lack of participants, possibly...
Sat Nov 20
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  SATURDAY NOVEMBER 20, 1999 Walk Stowe Recreational Path Leader: Michael Chernick There were seven hikers on this outing. Unfortunately, I have not been able to...
Sat Nov 27
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  SATURDAY NOVEMBER 27, 1999 Hike 1 -Appalachian Trail Norwich to Hanover Leader: Steve Lightholder As the morning's rain clouds blew away and blue sky appeared,...
Sat Dec 04
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  SATURDAY DECEMBER 4, 1999 Snowshoe Hike Mt Mansfield Toll Road Leader: Nancy Schulz A total of 10 hikers set off about 10:15 PM from the base of the toll road....
Mon Dec 06
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  Andrew Nuquist
Sat Dec 11
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  SATURDAY DECEMBER 11, 1999 Cross-country Ski or Hike the Cotton Brook loop in Stowe Leader: Nancy Schulz The forecast for today was quite a bit off. Rain from...
Wed Dec 22
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  WEDNESDAY DECEMBER 22, 1999 Snowshoe to Celebrate the Winter Solstice & full moon in Hubbard Leader: Nancy Schulz Twenty-two people gathered for this hike, the...
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