Hiking Trail Conditions Report
Peaks Mt. Washington, NH
Trails: Tuckerman Ravine Trail, Lion Head Trail, Alpine Garden Trail, Tuckerman Crossover, Crawford Path, Nelson Crag Trail, Huntington Ravine Trail
Date of Hike
Date of Hike: Tuesday, June 21, 2011
Parking/Access Road Notes
Parking/Access Road Notes: Plenty of parking at Pinkham Notch Visitor Center. 
Surface Conditions
Surface Conditions: Dry Trail, Wet/Slippery Rock, Mud - Minor/Avoidable 
Recommended Equipment
Recommended Equipment:  
Water Crossing Notes
Water Crossing Notes: Not an issue. 
Trail Maintenance Notes
Trail Maintenance Notes: Trails in great shape. 
Dog-Related Notes
Dog-Related Notes: Plenty of water below treeline; above treeline, water was flowing pretty well in the Raymond Cataract (Alpine Garden Trail) and the small feeder spring to Lakes of the Clouds. Water is also available at the Lakes of the Clouds Hut. 
Bugs: Bugs were only a minor issue below treeline. Above treeline, plenty of stiff breezes kept them at bay all day. 
Lost and Found
Lost and Found:  
Comments: Trails were almost completely dry, but on Lion Head Trail below treeline, the trail was wet/slippery/muddy in all of the usual places. In the Alpine Garden, all around the summit cone, and on Ball Crag and Nelson Crag, early flowers (Diapensia, Lapland Rosebay, Alpine Azalea) have pretty much gone by. However, there are plenty of Alpine Bluets, Bog Laurel, Bunchberry, Mountain Avens, and Labrador Tea.  
Name: Pancks and Tesco Heaney 
Date Submitted
Date Submitted: 2011-06-21 
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