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Esther & Whiteface Mountain

My friend Chris and I have been hiking the Adirondack High Peaks this summer and fall. This is his blog post about our last hike.

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Intense conditions near the summit of Whiteface Intense conditions near the summit of Whiteface

October 30th 2014 Andrew and I set out on our last hike of the season.  We left bright and early from Clifton Park around 5 am in effort to get to the trailhead by 8 oclock.  The forecast called for sun and a slight chance of morning rain.  By the time we arrived to the trailhead we found out the weather man should have been fired.  Immediately the rain began to pour down and we were not as prepared as we would have like to be for such a scenario, but as we had all year we carried right on through.  We got going on an unmarked trail on the way to Marble Mountain which is a much smaller peak and the meeting point of the unmarked trail and the marked DEC trail which would have made our trip much longer had we…

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