|Hiking Trail Conditions Report|
||Mt. Whiteface, South Tripyramid, Middle Tripyramid, North Tripyramid, Mt. Passaconaway, NH|
||Blueberry Ledge Trail, Rollins Trail, Kate Sleeper Trail, Mt. Tripyramid Trail, Walden Trail, Dicey's Mill Trail|
|Date of Hike:
||Sunday, May 21, 2017|
|Parking/Access Road Notes:
||Dry Trail, Wet Trail, Standing/Running Water on Trail, Mud - Minor/Avoidable, Snow/Ice - Monorail (Stable), Snow/Ice - Monorail (Unstable), Snow/Ice - Postholes, Snow/Ice - Small Patches |
|Water Crossing Notes:
|Trail Maintenance Notes:
||No bug problem |
|Lost and Found:
||Mt Tripyramid trail on the ridge had an unstable monorail and postholes. Kate Sleeper trail (KST) had lots of snow and shin deep postholes - not fun. If you are going out on the Kate Sleeper trail or Mt. Tripyramid trail in the next few weeks, consider leaving the trail runners at home and bringing waterproof hiking boots + gaiters. Expect to posthole. Microspikes or crampons would NOT be helpful. Or, just wait a few weeks for the snow to melt if you must do a route that involves the KST; it will be much more enjoyable.|
Whiteface + Passaconaway loop is free of snow except for a bit coming down on the north side of Whiteface. Fun! Managed to keep my feet mostly dry in trail runners.
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.