Hiking Trail Conditions Report
Peaks Mt. Monroe, Mt. Eisenhower, NH
Trails: Ammonoosuc Ravine Trail, Crawford Path, Monroe Loop, Eisenhower Loop, Edmands Path
Date of Hike
Date of Hike: Saturday, April 10, 2021
Parking/Access Road Notes
Parking/Access Road Notes: Did car spot at Edmands Path parking lot (Mt Clinton Rd was open, just bumpy), only car in lot to start and end, and other car at hiker parking lot by Cog with plenty of parking at 9am 
Surface Conditions
Surface Conditions: Dry Trail, Snow - Trace/Minimal Depth, Wet Trail, Snow - Packed Powder/Loose Granular, Wet/Slippery Rock, Ice - Breakable Crust, Snow - Unpacked Powder, Standing/Running Water on Trail, Mud - Minor/Avoidable, Snow - Wet/Sticky, Snow/Ice - Postholes, Slush 
Recommended Equipment
Recommended Equipment: Snowshoes, Light Traction 
Water Crossing Notes
Water Crossing Notes: Crossing brook at lower section of Edmands Path was tricky, had to shimmy across a log, water was high and flowing very swiftly 
Trail Maintenance Notes
Trail Maintenance Notes:  
Dog-Related Notes
Dog-Related Notes:  
Bugs: A few small bees at the summits, and an annoying mosquito in the parking lot. 
Lost and Found
Lost and Found:  
Comments: The trails were a mix of absolutely everything today- hard snow, soft snow, slush, ice, mud, running water, wet rock, and dry rock. Microspikes definitely recommended for heading up Ammonoosuc Ravine Trail to hut, but bare booted over to summit of Eisenhower. Traction absolutely needed on Edmands Path, it was a mess! Very narrow hard packed snow path to walk on, post holes everywhere, and even with traction sliding was unavoidable. The lower section of Edmands Path was snow/ice free.  
Name: MMK 
Date Submitted
Date Submitted: 2021-04-11 
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