Hiking Trail Conditions Report
Peaks Mt. Passaconaway, Mt. Whiteface, NH
Trails: Dicey’s Mill Trail, Rollins Trail, Blueberry Ledge Trail, Blueberry Ledge Cutoff
Date of Hike
Date of Hike: Thursday, September 27, 2018
Parking/Access Road Notes
Parking/Access Road Notes: Plenty of parking at 10:30am. Outhouse could use a pump out! A tiny bit more signage would be helpful just until you reach the trail head.  
Surface Conditions
Surface Conditions: Dry Trail, Wet Trail, Wet/Slippery Rock, Standing/Running Water on Trail, Mud - Minor/Avoidable, Mud - Significant 
Recommended Equipment
Recommended Equipment:  
Water Crossing Notes
Water Crossing Notes: One brook, rock hoppable.  
Trail Maintenance Notes
Trail Maintenance Notes: No major issues. Very wet toward top of Passaconaway due to recent rain. I was thankful to have worn my big waterproof hiking boots so I could walk right through everything without having to worry too much about avoiding it all. Amazing granite step work going down Blueberry Ledge trail. Could definitely use a ladder or two in a couple of spots, you can see holes where there used to be one.  
Dog-Related Notes
Dog-Related Notes: My dog did great, but it was challenging in spots for sure! 
Bugs: None 
Lost and Found
Lost and Found:  
Comments: Beautiful, exhausting hike. I did it counter clockwise, which I’m thankful for because Passaconaway is a bit ho-hum compared to Whiteface, so I’m glad I saved the best for last. Also, I can’t imagibe hiking UP Blueberry Ledge trail. Gravity was my friend descending those ledges & steep sections. I would not choose this to be my first hike in the Whites or first 4000 footer. Whiteface is VERY challenging!  
Name: JWLucas 
Date Submitted
Date Submitted: 2018-09-28 
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