Hiking Trail Conditions Report
Peaks Mt. Tom, Mt. Field, NH
Trails: Avalon Trail, A-Z Trail, Mt. Tom Spur, Willey Range Trail
Date of Hike
Date of Hike: Sunday, January 13, 2019
Parking/Access Road Notes
Parking/Access Road Notes: Parked at highland center,lot is plowed. Several cars on 302 by Crawford station when we returned. Road is plowed enough so cars can park with 4 wheels off the road 
Surface Conditions
Surface Conditions: Snow/Ice - Monorail (Stable), Snow/Ice - Monorail (Unstable) 
Recommended Equipment
Recommended Equipment: Snowshoes, Light Traction 
Water Crossing Notes
Water Crossing Notes: All were easily crossed, iced over or rock hoppable 
Trail Maintenance Notes
Trail Maintenance Notes: A few duck unders and pine trees bent over trail under weight of snow. All are manageable  
Dog-Related Notes
Dog-Related Notes: Saw a couple who seemed happy on mount Field . 
Bugs: None and no webs! 
Lost and Found
Lost and Found: A few stray mittens/gloves were left at trailhead sign by junction with mount Willard trail 
Comments: Beautiful cold day on the trails making for excellent snowshoeing conditions. There is a lot of snow up there. I wouldn’t consider stepping off the trail without snowshoes . The trail was mostly a smooth monorail thanks to all who have been using their snowshoes . There were a few 8 inch deep postholes here and there but not too bad. Hopefully the snowshoeing continues to keep these trails as nice as they were today. Saw one guy skinning up Tom with skis and later saw his ski track along side the trail going down . Perfect powder for him too.  
Name: Bradygirl1 
Date Submitted
Date Submitted: 2019-01-13 
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