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Topo of the Mahogany Trail to Telescope Peak. Topo courtesy of Maptech

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hikeforchristThanks for the Topo!

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Do you think hiking Telescope in early May would be doable for someone with no crampons and snowshoes? I winter hike often in the Whites of New Hampshire and wondered if it would be doable to do Telescope in early May. Thanks!
Posted Jan 15, 2006 2:40 pm

Dennis PoulinRe: Thanks for the Topo!

Dennis Poulin

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Yes! That is of course if you can get up the road to the Mahogany Campground. The road is steep and rough above the charcoal kilns.



If there is a lot of snow on the trail, I would take the road over Bennett Peak and then follow the broad ridgeline to Telescope. The trail traverses along a steep slope on the west side of Bennett and it may be problematic with a heavy icy snow cover.
Posted Jan 16, 2006 12:04 pm

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