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Wildcat D
Pinkham's Grant, NH, Bean's Grant, NH

Trailheads, measurements, times, distances, and maps are all approximate and relative to the hike(s) as shown below.
The Stray Cat ski trail
The Stray Cat ski trail

Route: Ski trails, Wildcat Ridge Trail

Plan C due to rain and high water crossings. Upper part of trail was muddy and wet. No snow, ice, or frozen ground.

Hike Ratings
Getting To Trailhead: Easy
Destination: Wildcat D
Length: Moderate
Steepness: Difficult
Navigation: Easy
Views: Minimal (due to weather)
Crowds: Minimal

Hike Stats
Date Hiked: Saturday, October 20, 2012
Parking Elevation: 1,960'
Destination: Wildcat D
Time Elapsed: 00:55
Trailhead Elevation: 1,950'
Summit Elevation: 4,062'
Vertical Gain: 2,112'
Hike Time Elapsed: 01:58
Hike Vertical Gain: 2,122'

The bottom of the ski area
The bottom of the ski area

Fog - Click to enlarge

Directions to trailhead: Take Route 16 North from Jackson to the Wildcat Ski Area entrance. The Polecat ski trail is located next to the summit quad/gondola base terminal. Access restrictions and usage costs may apply during ski season.

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