Hiking Trail Conditions Report
Peaks Slide Peak, Mt. Isolation, NH
Trails: Glen Boulder Trail, Davis Path, Isolation Spur
Date of Hike
Date of Hike: Saturday, May 7, 2016
Parking/Access Road Notes
Parking/Access Road Notes: No issues. Gate at Glen Ellis is open.  
Surface Conditions
Surface Conditions: Wet Trail, Ice - Blue, Standing/Running Water on Trail, Snow/Ice - Monorail (Stable), Mud - Significant, Snow/Ice - Monorail (Unstable) 
Recommended Equipment
Recommended Equipment: Light Traction 
Water Crossing Notes
Water Crossing Notes: Able to keep feet dry by rock hopping.  
Trail Maintenance Notes
Trail Maintenance Notes: Some recent looking blowdowns on Glen Boulder and the usual mess on Davis Path - all easy to get over/under/around.  
Dog-Related Notes
Dog-Related Notes: Didn't see any dogs.  
Bugs: Didn't see any bugs.  
Lost and Found
Lost and Found: Nothing lost/found.  
Comments: Did this one with Monica and the Random Group of Hikers. Cloudy day but warm. Lots of water on the trail down low as the snow/ice up high continues to melt. Feet got soaked and filthy - glad I had gaiters. The Glen Boulder Trail was pretty much snow free until the final mile before the junction. Stable monorail. We put our spikes on when we re-entered treeline going down Davis Path. There were short sections when didn't need them but kept them on. There is one "re-route" because of a higher blowdown. Looks like it has been there a while - the trail just disappears. Go around to right and pick it back up in the other side. Softening ice on the climb up Isolation Spur.  
Name: Michael & Monica 
Date Submitted
Date Submitted: 2016-05-08 
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