Hiking Trail Conditions Report
Peaks Mt. Whiteface, Mt. Passaconaway, NH
Trails: Blueberry Ledge Trail, Rollins Trail, Dicey's Mill Trail
Date of Hike
Date of Hike: Saturday, June 25, 2016
Parking/Access Road Notes
Parking/Access Road Notes: Arrived after noon at Ferncroft parking. Lot was very full and had to park on the road. There is a port-a-john at the far end of the lot. 
Surface Conditions
Surface Conditions: Dry Trail 
Recommended Equipment
Recommended Equipment:  
Water Crossing Notes
Water Crossing Notes: Only a couple crossings on Dicey's Mill. Easy to hop rocks or use the big fallen tree on the lower crossing. 
Trail Maintenance Notes
Trail Maintenance Notes: The WODC does a great job maintaining the trails. No real issues. 
Dog-Related Notes
Dog-Related Notes: Saw a few dogs on the way up Whiteface and coming down Passaconway. None on the Ridge. 
Bugs: Bugs were pretty good most of the trip except at the water point just below the Rich campsite and the lower Dicey's Mill Tr 
Lost and Found
Lost and Found:  
Comments: Great 1 night overnight hike! Ascended up Whiteface in the afternoon via Blueberry Ledge. The upper stairs are no joke with a heavier pack but doable. Dogs might have some difficulty and need to be lifted. The Rollins trail between Whiteface and Passaconway is dry and fast. Trail maintenance is great and no real obstructions. Spent the night at the Rich Campsite testing out new tent and cooking gear. The campsite is just above the intersection of the Dicey's Mill Tr on the left. Only one other couple there so there was plenty of room. The platform for the toilet is still there and operational :). Water was flowing just below the campsite. It was shallow and took multiple times to fill the Platty for filtering. Ascended Passaconway in the morning. The trip down Dicey's Mill was fast and easy. Parking lot at Ferncroft was half full when we arrived around 11am.  
Name: Dan O & T-Money 
Date Submitted
Date Submitted: 2016-06-26 
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