Friday, June 8, 2018

RLBH, June 6, 2018, Ponkapoag

AMC SEM POST-HIKE TRIP REPORT
TRIP DATE:         June 7, 2018
TRIP LOCATION:    Blue Hills Reservation   
WAS TRIP CANCELLED: No
MEETING TIME:  5:45 PM
NUMBER OF PARTICIPANTS (INCLUDING LEADERS): 28
TOTAL HIKING TIME (IN HOURS)  2hr 45 m
LENGTH IN MILES: 5.05
TOTAL ELEVATION GAIN (IN FEET): 250   
DIFFICULTY:        C        (A=very strenuous; B=strenuous; C=average; D=easy)
LEADER NAME(S) Rob MacDonald, Joe Keogh
CO-LEADER NAME(S):Bill Cannon, Richie monarch
TRAILHEAD PARKING LOCATION & DESCRIPTION:Blue Hill River Rd
CAR SPOTTING REQUIRED?:    no TIME REQUIRED TO SPOT CARS:
WAS TRIP WITHIN WHITE MOUNTAIN NATIONAL FOREST?      No
IF YES TO ABOVE, DESCRIBE SPECIFIC TRAILS HIKED AND TRAIL CONDITIONS ENCOUNTERED:
WEATHER CONDITIONS FOR HIKE: Still cool out, 21 hikers walked from the parking area to the entrance to Ponkapoag. 2 cars were used for the others.
OTHER COMMENTS (problems, views, terrain, etc.)  IMPORTANT: Contact Hike Committee Chair ASAP with any medical emergencies or other serious incidents.

Friday, June 1, 2018

RLBH, May 31, 2018, Wampatuck Hill

AMC SEM POST-HIKE TRIP REPORT
TRIP DATE:         May 31, 2018
TRIP LOCATION:    Blue Hills Reservation   
WAS TRIP CANCELLED: No
MEETING TIME:  5:45 PM
NUMBER OF PARTICIPANTS (INCLUDING LEADERS): 27
TOTAL HIKING TIME (IN HOURS)  2hr 50 m
LENGTH IN MILES: 4.68
TOTAL ELEVATION GAIN (IN FEET): 750   
DIFFICULTY:        C        (A=very strenuous; B=strenuous; C=average; D=easy)
LEADER NAME(S) Joe Keogh, Bill Cannon
CO-LEADER NAME(S):Natalie Halloran, Richie monarch
TRAILHEAD PARKING LOCATION & DESCRIPTION:Shea Memorial Rink
CAR SPOTTING REQUIRED?:    no TIME REQUIRED TO SPOT CARS:
WAS TRIP WITHIN WHITE MOUNTAIN NATIONAL FOREST?      No
IF YES TO ABOVE, DESCRIBE SPECIFIC TRAILS HIKED AND TRAIL CONDITIONS ENCOUNTERED:
WEATHER CONDITIONS FOR HIKE: Nice evening hike, not too hot. Nice views from Wompatuck and The Crags.
OTHER COMMENTS (problems, views, terrain, etc.)  IMPORTANT: Contact Hike Committee Chair ASAP with any medical emergencies or other serious incidents.

Friday, May 25, 2018

RLBH, May 24, 2018, Pig Rock

AMC SEM POST-HIKE TRIP REPORT
TRIP DATE:         May 24, 2018
TRIP LOCATION:    Blue Hills Reservation   
WAS TRIP CANCELLED: No
MEETING TIME:  5:45 PM
NUMBER OF PARTICIPANTS (INCLUDING LEADERS): 23
TOTAL HIKING TIME (IN HOURS)  2hr 33 m
LENGTH IN MILES: 5.25
TOTAL ELEVATION GAIN (IN FEET): 850   
DIFFICULTY:        C        (A=very strenuous; B=strenuous; C=average; D=easy)
LEADER NAME(S) Joe Keogh, Bill Cannon
CO-LEADER NAME(S):Natalie Halloran
TRAILHEAD PARKING LOCATION & DESCRIPTION:RT 28
CAR SPOTTING REQUIRED?:    no TIME REQUIRED TO SPOT CARS:
WAS TRIP WITHIN WHITE MOUNTAIN NATIONAL FOREST?      No
IF YES TO ABOVE, DESCRIBE SPECIFIC TRAILS HIKED AND TRAIL CONDITIONS ENCOUNTERED:
WEATHER CONDITIONS FOR HIKE: Nice evening hike, not too hot. Crowded with kids at the top of Buck Hill.
OTHER COMMENTS (problems, views, terrain, etc.)  IMPORTANT: Contact Hike Committee Chair ASAP with any medical emergencies or other serious incidents.

RLBH, May 17, 2018, Eliot Circle

AMC SEM POST-HIKE TRIP REPORT
TRIP DATE:         May 17, 2018
TRIP LOCATION:    Blue Hills Reservation   
WAS TRIP CANCELLED: No
MEETING TIME:  5:45 PM
NUMBER OF PARTICIPANTS (INCLUDING LEADERS): 35
TOTAL HIKING TIME (IN HOURS)  2hr 33 m
LENGTH IN MILES: 3.99
TOTAL ELEVATION GAIN (IN FEET): 850   
DIFFICULTY:        C        (A=very strenuous; B=strenuous; C=average; D=easy)
LEADER NAME(S) Joe Keogh, Sue Svelnis
CO-LEADER NAME(S):Bill Cannon
TRAILHEAD PARKING LOCATION & DESCRIPTION:RT Blue hills ski slope parking
CAR SPOTTING REQUIRED?:    no TIME REQUIRED TO SPOT CARS:
WAS TRIP WITHIN WHITE MOUNTAIN NATIONAL FOREST?      No
IF YES TO ABOVE, DESCRIBE SPECIFIC TRAILS HIKED AND TRAIL CONDITIONS ENCOUNTERED:
WEATHER CONDITIONS FOR HIKE: Nice evening hike, not too hot and nice sunset from the top.
OTHER COMMENTS (problems, views, terrain, etc.)  IMPORTANT: Contact Hike Committee Chair ASAP with any medical emergencies or other serious incidents.

Thursday, May 17, 2018

RLBH, May 10, 2018, Great Blue

AMC SEM POST-HIKE TRIP REPORT
TRIP DATE:         May 10, 2018
TRIP LOCATION:    Blue Hills Reservation   
WAS TRIP CANCELLED: No
MEETING TIME:  5:45 PM
NUMBER OF PARTICIPANTS (INCLUDING LEADERS): 27
TOTAL HIKING TIME (IN HOURS)  2hr 33 m
LENGTH IN MILES: 3.99
TOTAL ELEVATION GAIN (IN FEET): 850   
DIFFICULTY:        C        (A=very strenuous; B=strenuous; C=average; D=easy)
LEADER NAME(S) Joe Keogh, Sue Svelnis
CO-LEADER NAME(S):Bill Cannon
TRAILHEAD PARKING LOCATION & DESCRIPTION:RT Blue hills ski slope parking
CAR SPOTTING REQUIRED?:    no TIME REQUIRED TO SPOT CARS:
WAS TRIP WITHIN WHITE MOUNTAIN NATIONAL FOREST?      No
IF YES TO ABOVE, DESCRIBE SPECIFIC TRAILS HIKED AND TRAIL CONDITIONS ENCOUNTERED:
WEATHER CONDITIONS FOR HIKE: Nice evening hike, not too hot and nice sunset from the top.
OTHER COMMENTS (problems, views, terrain, etc.)  IMPORTANT: Contact Hike Committee Chair ASAP with any medical emergencies or other serious incidents.

RLBH, May 3, 2018, The Boyces

AMC SEM POST-HIKE TRIP REPORT
TRIP DATE:         May 3, 2018
TRIP LOCATION:    Blue Hills Reservation   
WAS TRIP CANCELLED: No
MEETING TIME:  5:45 PM
NUMBER OF PARTICIPANTS (INCLUDING LEADERS): 27
TOTAL HIKING TIME (IN HOURS)  2hr 12min
LENGTH IN MILES: 3.98
TOTAL ELEVATION GAIN (IN FEET): 393   
DIFFICULTY:        C        (A=very strenuous; B=strenuous; C=average; D=easy)
LEADER NAME(S) Natalie Halloran
CO-LEADER NAME(S):Joe Keogh, Sue Svelnis
TRAILHEAD PARKING LOCATION & DESCRIPTION:RT Rt 28 Parking
CAR SPOTTING REQUIRED?:    no TIME REQUIRED TO SPOT CARS:
WAS TRIP WITHIN WHITE MOUNTAIN NATIONAL FOREST?      No
IF YES TO ABOVE, DESCRIBE SPECIFIC TRAILS HIKED AND TRAIL CONDITIONS ENCOUNTERED:
WEATHER CONDITIONS FOR HIKE: Nice evening hike with Natalie Halloran on her first co-lead
OTHER COMMENTS (problems, views, terrain, etc.)  IMPORTANT: Contact Hike Committee Chair ASAP with any medical emergencies or other serious incidents.

RLBH April 26, 2018, Unquity Rd

MC SEM POST-HIKE TRIP REPORT
TRIP DATE:         April 26, 2018
TRIP LOCATION:    Blue Hills Reservation   
WAS TRIP CANCELLED: No
MEETING TIME:  5:45 PM
NUMBER OF PARTICIPANTS (INCLUDING LEADERS): 29
TOTAL HIKING TIME (IN HOURS)  2hr 2min
LENGTH IN MILES: 3.89
TOTAL ELEVATION GAIN (IN FEET): 420   
DIFFICULTY:        C        (A=very strenuous; B=strenuous; C=average; D=easy)
LEADER NAME(S) Anne Rapp
CO-LEADER NAME(S):Joe Keogh
TRAILHEAD PARKING LOCATION & DESCRIPTION:RT Unquity Rd. Parking
CAR SPOTTING REQUIRED?:    yes TIME REQUIRED TO SPOT CARS: 10 minutes
WAS TRIP WITHIN WHITE MOUNTAIN NATIONAL FOREST?      No
IF YES TO ABOVE, DESCRIBE SPECIFIC TRAILS HIKED AND TRAIL CONDITIONS ENCOUNTERED:
WEATHER CONDITIONS FOR HIKE: Nice evening hike with Anne Rapp on her first co-lead
OTHER COMMENTS (problems, views, terrain, etc.)  IMPORTANT: Contact Hike Committee Chair ASAP with any medical emergencies or other serious incidents.