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69th Annual Skinny Skis Stowe Derby

WCAX.COM Local Vermont News, Weather and Sports- 900 competitors competed in the 69th annual skinny skis Stowe Derby in which skiiers use one pair of skis on Mount Manfield on February 23. Like this:Like Loading…

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Spring storm dumps 3 feet of snow in upstate NY  – NY Daily News

Three feet of snow fell in the Adirondacks and Mansfield reported the latest foot of snow in history. Spring storm dumps 3 feet of snow in upstate NY  – NY Daily News. Like this:Like Loading…

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Small Forest Fire on Mount Mansfield

Firefighters report a small forest fire on Mount Mansfield. The fire stared on Long Trail’s Taylor Lodge, on the Stowe side of the mountain, with embers from a campfire. Like this:Like Loading…

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No’reaster Drop 25 Inches of Snow on Mount Mansfield

The Nor’easter on dropped a record 25 inches of snow on Mount Mansfield on October 15-16 (7 on the 15th and 18 on the 16th) which was more snow than had fallen on the peak this early before. Like this:Like … Continue reading

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Vermont Seeks Endangered Species Status for Bicknell’s Thrush

Vermont has requested that the Bicknell’s thrush be listed as an endangered species. The thrush is found at higher elevations of Mount Mansfield and other northeast peaks. The state notes that global warming is destroying its balsam fir habitat. There … Continue reading

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Mount Mansfield Caretaker Hiking Adirondacks Great Range Loop On September 11

Benjamin Wetherby, caretaker for lodges in Vermont’s Green Mountain National Forest on Mount Mansfield, plans to hike the 25-mile Adirondack Great Range loop with his Australian cattle dog, Jadis, and friend, Michael DelSignore on Septmeber 11. The Great Range loop … Continue reading

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VPR Contrasts Camel’s Hump and Mount Mansfield

Vermont Public Radio contrasts Vemont’s two most famous mountains — Camel Hump and Mount Mansfield and discusses the Long Trail that connects them noting of course that Mansfield is much more developed. Like this:Like Loading…

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Alternative Routes Up Mount Mansfield

The folks over at cohp have the following suggestions for alternatives to Mount Mansfield: Like this:Like Loading…

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Race to the Top of Vermont in August

The 3rd annual Race to the Top of Vermont will be August 29, 2010 with a 9:00 start. Run, mountain bike, or non-competitively hike up the highest mountain in Vermont on the famous Mt Mansfield Toll Road. This event will … Continue reading

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100th Anniversary of Long Trail in Vermont

The Burlington Post has an article on the Green Mountain Club’s 100th anniversary of the 273-mile Long Trail that runs up Vermont’s tree-covered spine from North Adams, Mass., to the Journey’s End marker at the Quebec border. It is the … Continue reading

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