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Presidential Traverse

Presidential Traverse

Route

North to south is typical

Above tree line from Mt Madison to Mt Eisenhower there are only 3 structures providing solid windbreaks, although they are all closed in winter:

  • Madison Spring Hut at 3.95 miles
  • Mt. Washington Observatory at 9.38 miles
  • Lake of the Clouds Hut at 10.85 miles

Stretch above tree line is ~13.43 miles?

Safety

NH Hike Safe Card

  • Bearers not held responsible for SAR costs?

Tracker comparison

  • Garmin inReach: $400 device ($450 w/ topo maps), basic service plan $144/year or $25+$15/month
  • SPOT Gen3: $150 device, $200/year service plan
  • SPOT Rental: $75 up to 3 days, plus $15/day after

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