|Hiking Trail Conditions Report|
||Mt. Franklin, Mt. Monroe, Mt. Eisenhower, Mt. Pierce, NH|
||Crawford Path, Franklin Loop, Monroe Loop, Eisenhower Loop, Webster Cliff Trail|
|Date of Hike:
||Wednesday, May 7, 2014|
|Parking/Access Road Notes:
||Dry Trail, Wet Trail, Wet/Slippery Rock, Ice - Breakable Crust, Standing/Running Water on Trail, Snow/Ice - Monorail (Stable), Mud - Significant, Snow/Ice - Monorail (Unstable), Slush, Snow/Ice - Small Patches |
||Snowshoes, Light Traction |
|Water Crossing Notes:
|Trail Maintenance Notes:
|Lost and Found:
||Last nights cold temps kept the trails stable. Bare booted to Monroe. Wore snow shoes from Monroe to Ike. Bare booted to Pierce & put on spikes at Mizpah Cutoff Jct.|
Soft mash potato like snow from Monroe to Ike. A river of water running down the Southern slope of Ike. Monorail on Crawford Path very stable.
Ran into 15 - 20 young students from Sunapee heading for Ike. They are staying at the hut.
Nice meeting Kimberly from Milton. She followed our footsteps to Monroe.
120 mile visibility and another wonderful day out with my main squeeze.
||Schorman & Lady Di |
Disclaimer: Reports are not verified - conditions may vary. Use at own risk. Always be prepared when hiking. Observe all signs. Trail conditions reports are not substitutes for weather reports or common sense.