Hiking Trail Conditions Report
Peaks North Kinsman, South Kinsman, NH
Trails: Mt. Kinsman Trail, Kinsman Ridge Trail
Date of Hike
Date of Hike: Sunday, April 4, 2021
Parking/Access Road Notes
Parking/Access Road Notes: 2nd in lot @ 7:15. 7 @ 2:15 lots of tree debris around lot.  
Surface Conditions
Surface Conditions: Dry Trail, Snow - Trace/Minimal Depth, Wet Trail, Ice - Blue, Snow - Packed Powder/Loose Granular, Ice - Breakable Crust, Snow/Ice - Frozen Granular, Mud - Minor/Avoidable, Mud - Significant, Snow/Ice - Postholes 
Recommended Equipment
Recommended Equipment: Snowshoes, Light Traction 
Water Crossing Notes
Water Crossing Notes: 1st two are rock hops, take your time. Bridges are gone. 3rd one still bridged...for now 
Trail Maintenance Notes
Trail Maintenance Notes: 2 step overs 1/4 mile from lot.. both look fairly recent. 1 step over between peaks, also recent. No issues  
Dog-Related Notes
Dog-Related Notes: Saw 1 good for hardy souls! 
Bugs: Nada 
Lost and Found
Lost and Found: Nasty mask on post @ intersection. Really people. You’re outside! 
Comments: All kinds of conditions today. Down low early frozen mud, then snow/ice. Depths increase the higher you go. Trail is real solid spikes were the way to go today. No post hole chances today. Lots of ice on Mt Kinsman Tr. Icy between peaks but no real issues. Windy on both summits but not too bad. Views were spectacular!!! Lunch @ North viewpoint, no wind warm sun...a great rest! Spikes down until just past las crossing. Then mud mud & more mud. I came back with more mud on me than I can ever remember. Ahhh spring hiking. A great day to be in the woods!!t  
Name: buzza77 
Date Submitted
Date Submitted: 2021-04-04 
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