Detailed Daily Itinerary:
Day 1: Meet at 12:30 p.m. at the Stratton Brook Trailhead. (Please plan to be there early). Leave our cars at Stratton Brook and take the shuttle 1 1/2 hours to the Flagstaff Hut trailhead. Snowshoe or ski with our gear to Flagstaff Hut: either 4 miles or 2 miles. Overnight in Flagstaff Hut located on the east shore of Flagstaff Lake.
Day 2: Snowshoe or ski from Flagstaff Hut to Poplar Stream Falls Hut. 11 miles. Overnight at Poplar Stream Hut. Our gear will be shuttled to the next lodge. Note: it may be possible to shorten this distance with an additional shuttle.
Day 3: Snowshoe or ski from Poplar Stream Hut to Stratton Brook Hut. 10 miles. Overnight at Stratton Brook Hut, the newest hut in the network near Appalachian Trail in the Bigelow Preserve. Our gear will be shuttled to the next lodge.
Day 4: Snowshoe or ski three miles from Stratton Brook Hut to cars and depart. We will snowshoe the short distance back to our cars with our gear. We will be back at the cars between 9:45 and 10:00 a.m.
Maximum of 8 participants.