Hiking Trail Conditions Report
Peaks Mt. Monroe, Mt. Eisenhower, Mt. Pierce, NH
Trails: Edmands Path, Crawford Path, Monroe Loop, Eisenhower Loop, Webster Cliff Trail, Mt. Clinton Road
Date of Hike
Date of Hike: Wednesday, April 13, 2016
Parking/Access Road Notes
Parking/Access Road Notes: Parked at the Edmands Path prakinglot, the only car all day, road is clear and easy to drive, slightly bumpy 
Surface Conditions
Surface Conditions: Ice - Black, Wet Trail, Wet/Slippery Rock, Ice - Breakable Crust, Snow/Ice - Frozen Granular, Mud - Minor/Avoidable, Snow/Ice - Monorail (Stable), Snow - Spring Snow, Slush, Snow/Ice - Small Patches 
Recommended Equipment
Recommended Equipment: Light Traction, Traction 
Water Crossing Notes
Water Crossing Notes: The big ones were bridged all other once jump over 
Trail Maintenance Notes
Trail Maintenance Notes:  
Dog-Related Notes
Dog-Related Notes: MIsha survived the day but i would not recommend bringing the dog on Edmands Path, the 1/3 before emerging to the ridge was nerve wrenching experience, going down Crawford Path wasnt the easiest either, even areas in the woods off the main path were iced 
Lost and Found
Lost and Found:  
Comments: Going up Edmands path was o for probably 1,5 mile, then it started to get really icy and the last 0.3-0.4 mile was really tricky, going on the slope covered in ice was only possible with crampons on, one secion was especially tough, the ridge was ok with ice patches to Monroe and then to Eisenhower and Pierce, all doable with micros, coming down Crawford path was ok with crampons on,actually pretty easy, i imagine it would be slow going with micros, the last 0,5 mile was bare rock/mud
I am ready for all this ice to go away  
Name: M&M 
Date Submitted
Date Submitted: 2016-04-13 
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