|Hiking Trail Conditions Report|
||Mt. Pierce, Mt. Eisenhower, NH|
||Crawford Path, Webster Cliff Trail, Eisenhower Loop|
|Date of Hike:
||Tuesday, March 20, 2018|
|Parking/Access Road Notes:
||AMC Highland Center lot full, plenty of room on shoulder of Rt 302 |
||Snow - Packed Powder/Loose Granular, Snow/Ice - Monorail (Stable), Snow/Ice - Postholes |
|Water Crossing Notes:
|Trail Maintenance Notes:
||Two blowdowns |
||All well-behaved, one in split ash basket. Faithful companion now fallen ill, but her mistress carries her in the fresh air. |
|Lost and Found:
||One StabilIcer Lite on sign near Rt 302 ||
||Fine day for an outing, but fairly windy at top of Pierce. Wondered if I'd have to turn around without getting to Eisenhower. Problem solved with chemical handwarmers, warmer mittens, and light down coat. Removed coat soon after.|
Evidence of slab avalanche on east side of Eisenhower and debris path below towards Crawford Path.
You will NEED snowshoes from Pierce to Eisenhower; the monorail is unstable and only loosely packed.
||Hubey Folsom |
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.