Hiking Trail Conditions Report
Peaks Carter Dome, NH
Trails: Wild River Trail, Rainbow Trail, Carter-Moriah Trail, Black Angel Trail
Date of Hike
Date of Hike: Sunday, August 30, 2015
Parking/Access Road Notes
Parking/Access Road Notes: Parking at Wild River Campground is fee area 
Surface Conditions
Surface Conditions: Dry Trail, Wet Trail, Standing/Running Water on Trail, Mud - Minor/Avoidable 
Recommended Equipment
Recommended Equipment:  
Water Crossing Notes
Water Crossing Notes: Due to dry summer all river and brook crossings easily rock hop-able, most mud pits were dry and most all streams were dry. 
Trail Maintenance Notes
Trail Maintenance Notes: Wild River before reaching Perkins Notch is a wet trail that needs brushing and has rotten bog bridges. Rainbow Trail needs brushing from south end up through birch glade. 
Dog-Related Notes
Dog-Related Notes: Not much water except in the Wild River and west end of Wild River Trail is all water 
Bugs: Just a few that flew into my eyes while at end of Black Angel Trail 
Lost and Found
Lost and Found:  
Comments: I was able to make good time on Wild River and I am am lucky it has been dry...only got my feet wet while going out a spur to look at water at Perkins Notch. Tufts U. students out backpacking and removed all the cobwebs off the Rainbow Trail for me. The Birch glades and bare bump before Carter Dome are terrfic and Rainbow Trail is now a favorite trail. I went 7/10th past Rainbow Trailhead out and then back on Wild River just because... Great new to me trail day.  
Name: Nordic Gal 
Date Submitted
Date Submitted: 2015-08-31 
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