This hike had been on my to-do list for many years, as it has good trailhead parking options, several trail combinations and those glorious Civilian Conservation Corps stone steps (plus a couple of iron rungs/stairs in large boulders.)
The 940+ elevation gain is mostly via...更多
If you are into a strenuous workout, this is for you. My 38 year old daughter asked me why we'd never taken this trail because we'd done everything else on MDI. I said I'd show her why. Well she never wants to do it again....更多
This is not an easy hike -- lots of stairs and true to it's name, practically straight up. But the view is nice and it's a great workout. Long Pond, where you get on the trail, is quite nice and you can swim, kayak, or...更多
Hiked the Perpendicular trail up Mansell Mt. Trails starts from the Pumping Station at Long Pond, a little bit around the edge of the water.
Switch-backed very steep granite stairs straight up the mountain, with one section of ladder/rungs. Very exhausting, but it's a beautifully...更多
This is a wonderful hike, so don't be intimidated by the "Difficult" rating. After all, it is a solid granite stairway to the top of the approx. 1000 ft Mansell Mtn.. We took our two grandchildren (12 and 8) up with us and they handled...更多