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Hiking Trail Conditions Report
Peaks
Peaks Mt. Jefferson, Mt. Adams, Mt. Madison, NH
Trails
Trails: Caps Ridge Trail, The Cornice, Gulfside, Airline, Watson Path, Valley Way
Date of Hike
Date of Hike: Saturday, October 20, 2018
Parking/Access Road Notes
Parking/Access Road Notes:  
Surface Conditions
Surface Conditions: Dry Trail, Ice - Black, Snow - Trace/Minimal Depth, Wet Trail, Wet/Slippery Rock, Snow/Ice - Frozen Granular 
Recommended Equipment
Recommended Equipment: Light Traction 
Water Crossing Notes
Water Crossing Notes: Valley Way crossings were low and easy 
Trail Maintenance Notes
Trail Maintenance Notes:  
Dog-Related Notes
Dog-Related Notes:  
Bugs
Bugs:  
Lost and Found
Lost and Found:  
 
Comments
Comments: Trail was dry below the tree line but plenty of ice patches above it. Summits mostly encased in ice. We ended up barebooting the whole way, but it's going to be day-to-day on traction for awhile. Definitely carry spikes.  
Name
Name: mjmax 
E-Mail
E-Mail: mike.js.junk@gmail.com 
Date Submitted
Date Submitted: 2018-10-23 
Link
Link: http://www.hike4ks.com 
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