Hiking Trail Conditions Report
Peaks Carter Dome, NH
Trails: Nineteen Mile Brook Trail, Carter Dome Trail, Carter-Moriah Trail
Date of Hike
Date of Hike: Sunday, March 14, 2021
Parking/Access Road Notes
Parking/Access Road Notes: Five cars @ 19MB trailhead @ 830 - about the same when we returned at 330. Lot is nicely plowed. 
Surface Conditions
Surface Conditions: Snow - Packed Powder/Loose Granular, Snow - Drifts, Snow/Ice - Postholes 
Recommended Equipment
Recommended Equipment: Snowshoes 
Water Crossing Notes
Water Crossing Notes: Most are still bridged except for one rock hop on Carter Dome Trail 
Trail Maintenance Notes
Trail Maintenance Notes: A few blowdowns that are easy duck unders.  
Dog-Related Notes
Dog-Related Notes: Saw two well behaved dogs 
Bugs: none 
Lost and Found
Lost and Found: nothing 
Comments: Great snowy, windy hike yesterday! Only saw 6 other people the entire day. Conditions went from sun to wind to squalls (sometimes very heavy) all day. Heavy drifting on Zeta pass made that .8 mile stretch a bit tricky. Original plan was to hit Hight on way back from CD summit but high winds and bouts of zero visibility had us think twice and decide to return in nicer weather. We wore snowshoes all day and glad we did especially through Zeta Pass but overall 19MB is well packed and could get away with spikes, same with Carter Dome Trail. We saw some pretty major postholes along all trails most of the day. Summit cairn is completely buried - great day in a winter wonderland.  
Name: Greg M. 
Date Submitted
Date Submitted: 2021-03-15 
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