Tag Archives: welch-dickey

Four College Students Need Help off Welch/Dickey After Dark

July 17, 2017

By Jan Stearns

NH1.com reported that four college students from China hiking on the Welch/Dickey Trail in Waterville Valley called 911 for assistance as the trail got dark. “Fish and Game received a report of lost hikers on the Welch Dickey Trail Saturday … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , , | Leave a comment

Trails Day

May 5, 2017

By Jan Stearns

WVAIA is hosting a Trails Day on Saturday, May 6.  Meet at the Waterville Valley Town Square gazebo at 8 a.m. to carpool to the Welch/Dickey parking lot in Thornton. Volunteers will be performing trail maintenance on the Welch Mountain Trail.  Bring … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , | Leave a comment

Guided Hike to Bald Knob

May 22, 2015

By Jan Stearns

Waterville Valley’s outdoor club, WVAIA, is leading a unique (and free!) off-trail hike to Bald Knob on the Acteon Ridge on Sunday, May 24.  Pack a lunch and water and meet at the Town Square gazebo by 9 a.m. on … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , | Leave a comment

WVAIA: Thinking about next year

October 20, 2013

By Jan Stearns

I had a letter in my mail last week from WVAIA – Waterville Valley’s outdoor club. It was a rather lumpy envelope that hinted of swag. Upon opening I discovered a very cool, old school-type commemorative patch marking WVAIA’s quasquicentennial anniversary.  … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Five Summit Challenge – this weekend!

August 16, 2013

By Jan Stearns

Waterville Valley Resort is hosting the first Denali 20000′ 5 Summit Challenge this weekend, Aug. 16-18, 2013. Mt. Tecumseh, 2 Mt. Osceola Peaks, Welch & Dickey Schedule Friday, Aug. 16 (Evening) 5-9pm             Hiker check-in – table at the Endless … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Five Summit Challenge

July 17, 2013

By Jan Stearns

Waterville Valley Resort just announced the Denali Challenge:  Summit five Waterville Valley mountains in a single weekend, August 16-18, 2013. Mount Denali (aka Mt. McKinley) is the highest mountain peak in North America, with a summit elevation of 20,320 feet … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Guided Bushwhack to Cone Mt. Bluff

September 6, 2012

By Jan Stearns

WVAIA volunteers Dan Newton and Gary Moak will lead a hike/bushwhack to Cone Mountain Bluff on Saturday, Sept. 8.  Meet at the Town Square gazebo by 9 a.m. for a carpool to the Welch-Dickey parking lot in Thornton. This unique … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , | Leave a comment

Trail Day

May 4, 2012

By Jan Stearns

Volunteers are needed for WVAIA Trail Day on Saturday, May 5, at Welch-Dickey.  If you can help, plan on meeting at the Town Square gazebo at 8 a.m. to carpool to the trail head.  Bring a lunch, plenty of water, … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , | Leave a comment