Hiking Trail Conditions Report
Peaks Mt. Field, Mt. Willey, Mt. Tom, NH
Trails: Avalon Trail, Willey Range Trail, A-Z Trail, Mt. Tom Spur, Cascade Loop Trail
Date of Hike
Date of Hike: Sunday, April 4, 2021
Parking/Access Road Notes
Parking/Access Road Notes: I was the first car in in all of crawford station and 302 this morning... at 0830... 
Surface Conditions
Surface Conditions: Ice - Black, Wet Trail, Ice - Blue, Snow - Packed Powder/Loose Granular, Wet/Slippery Rock, Standing/Running Water on Trail, Mud - Minor/Avoidable, Snow/Ice - Monorail (Stable), Snow - Wet/Sticky, Mud - Significant, Snow - Spring Snow, Leaves - Significant/Slippery, Slush 
Recommended Equipment
Recommended Equipment: Snowshoes, Light Traction 
Water Crossing Notes
Water Crossing Notes: All crossings hoppable at this time. The first crossing has an established rock hard herd path about 100ft up stream, depending on your level of thrills 
Trail Maintenance Notes
Trail Maintenance Notes: All trails have 2-3 down trees on trail. Mt. Tom and Avalon are large and axe worthy 
Dog-Related Notes
Dog-Related Notes: Several doggies out 
Bugs: A greyjay was noted on Field 
Lost and Found
Lost and Found:  
Comments: A FINE day in the forest! Pleasant trail conditions along the entire journey. I wore spikes to the last crossing, and after that I put on snowshoes until I returned back to the A-Z/Avalon junctions. Rock solid in the morning, slushy delight on the way out. Absolutely stunner of a day, the evergreens resembled beautiful chandeliers with all their icicles. Trail bed is wide enough for snowshoes through all trails listed, aside from the minor sections on the way to Willey from Field where it's narrow even in the summer. Great views of the Presi's, Pemi, Carrigain and many other familiar friends. Only noted about ten folks this morning. Got the Cascade Loop trail, finally - only took ten times going past it. As Cone Demon would say, never leave a 0.1! Good ol' Tom was #400 today.  
Name: The Teal Goat 
Date Submitted
Date Submitted: 2021-04-04 
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