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giggyarrow slide  Sucess!

giggy

hiked most of arrow slide - very wet trashed off due to too fecking slippery.

went back trail and went over the 2 bumps. very nice hike.
Posted Jul 6, 2007 2:52 pm

woodstriderBackpack to Peakbag  Sucess!
Date Climbed: Aug 24, 2002

woodstrider

Lovely area
Posted Oct 11, 2006 9:05 pm

EnapaiHancock Loop via Hancock Notch and Ceder Brook Trails  Sucess!
Date Climbed: Jun 27, 2006

Enapai

Day hiked from the Kanc. Only saw two souls that seemed a bit lost (no gear and jeans). But it was a good day. Stream crossings were not a problem. Went up Hancock first then over to South Hancock. The climb up either is pretty steep.
Posted Jul 23, 2006 7:14 pm

royswkrThe loop clockwise  Sucess!
Date Climbed: Jan 26, 1975
Snowed all day, break trail both ways then shovel out car
Posted Apr 23, 2006 7:18 pm

Matt WorsterLoop trail  Sucess!

Matt Worster

Back in my trail running days (I wasn't very smart about that, back then). Didn't see a single person on a Saturday.
Posted Mar 29, 2006 11:57 pm

Seth MaciejowskiRoute Climbed: Northwest Slides Date Climbed: August 2000  Sucess!

Seth Maciejowski

Bushwhacked up from the east branch of the Pemi onto the big scree field just east of the northwest peak of Hancock. A somewhat arduous climb on the scree pops you out onto the east ridge where you bushwhack west to the the north summit and the trail. We continued on down to the south summit and down from there. A good alternative route - garaunteed solitude.
Posted Dec 20, 2005 1:06 pm

SCCupsaRoute Climbed: Cedar Brook - Hancock Loop Date Climbed: September 5, 2005  Sucess!
Great loop, steep ascent to the peaks, but very gradual until then.
Posted Sep 27, 2005 1:31 pm

bewencherRoute Climbed: Cedar Brook Trail to Hancock Loop Trail Date Climbed: September 11, 2005  Sucess!

bewencher

I hiked these peaks as part of Flags on the 48. Cedar Brook Trail was very gradual and seemed to have every root from the forest on it (watch your feet!). There were 7 stream crossings that were no problem because it's been so dry lately. But I'd hate to attempt them in the spring or whenever there is a lot of water coming off the mountains. The Loop Trail has supposedly been improved immensely over the past year according to those that I was hiking with. A lot of steps have been added and the loose material has been contained so it's not so slippery. Both peaks are wooded, but they also have outlook points with some great views (especially on North). The trail between the two peaks in narrow near North peak, but widens a bit near South. The trail down from South decended a lot of elevation in a very short amount of time, so it was quite steep. I preferred going down it rather than up, but my hiking partners thought the opposite.



We had great weather for it and the trail heads were very accessible and well marked. Great hike, especially in the fall when the leaves are changing.
Posted Sep 15, 2005 12:09 am

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