Forums 2011 Flags on the 48 2011 Trip Reports Mt Monadnock

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  • RichNH
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      I know Monadnock isn’t a 4,000 footer but it is visited by lots of people and yesterday was no exception. Our crew of 6 hiked up and had the flag up by 11:45. It was taken down at 2. I took 1″ grey PVC pipe and inserted it into 1.25″ grey PVC pipe for a strong yet flexible pole. On top of that we had a tent pole that was duct taped in place. My greatest gratification was seeing several members of a National Guard unit that was up there on a hike walk up to the flag pole before they left just to touch it. I had printed off the history page from this website and attached it to the pole. Many people read it.

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          Excellent, thank you.

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