They mapped out a 78-mile route around the Presidential Range
in the White Mountains of New Hampshire.
Program topics change weekly and include learning about the flora and fauna of the forest; discovering what lives within and contributes to the health of a fresh-water pond ecosystem; the high-alpine, summit environment; and the geology of the surrounding mountains and Presidential Range
The lodgings are located at a height of 4,825 feet in the Presidential Range
, New Hampshire, and offer prepared meals, evening naturalist programmes, trail information, and weather reports.
Not without peril; 150 years of misadventure on the Presidential Range
of New Hampshire, 10th anniversary ed.
As the country entered the crisis of the Civil War, the Presidential Range
also served as a reminder of the Union cause.
The five-bedroom showhomes - a Kennedy and a Lincoln - are both from the new Presidential range
, making its debut at the picturesque site which will comprise 124, four and five-bedroom detached properties.
Accommodation is plentiful and of every standard - whether you choose a motel at $18 per person per night, or the Victorian magnificence of the 194-room Mount Washington Hotel at the foot of the Presidential range
Three separate watersheds will gain protection, and one of the Appalachian Trail's principal viewpoints of the northern Presidential range
will he preserved.
On a clear day, the Boston skyline is visible to the east and the Green Mountains and the tips of the presidential range
of the White Mountains - including Mount Washington - can be seen to the north.
New Hampshire's Presidential Range
, a picturesque area topped by expansive alpine terrain in the White Mountain National Forest, has long been known as a place where fair weather can quickly turn vicious.
Mount Washington owes its weather to its location at the confluence of three major storm tracks and its high profile, combined with its steepness and the north-south orientation of the Presidential Range
, which aid wind speed.
TODAY: Designated under the 1964 Wilderness Act, Great Gulf is now an island amid the resorts and recreation areas in the Presidential Range
of the White Mountains.