Hiking Trail Conditions Report
Peaks Mt. Eisenhower, Mt. Pierce, Mt. Jackson, Mt. Webster, NH
Trails: Crawford Path, Eisenhower Loop, Webster Cliff Trail
Date of Hike
Date of Hike: Wednesday, April 14, 2021
Parking/Access Road Notes
Parking/Access Road Notes: Plenty of parking on Mt. Clinton Road 
Surface Conditions
Surface Conditions: Dry Trail, Ice - Black, Wet Trail, Ice - Breakable Crust, Snow/Ice - Frozen Granular, Mud - Minor/Avoidable, Snow/Ice - Monorail (Unstable), Snow/Ice - Postholes, Snow/Ice - Small Patches 
Recommended Equipment
Recommended Equipment: Snowshoes, Light Traction 
Water Crossing Notes
Water Crossing Notes: A bit tricky across Silver Cascade but otherwise no problems. 
Trail Maintenance Notes
Trail Maintenance Notes: Nothing to report 
Dog-Related Notes
Dog-Related Notes: Did not see any 
Bugs: One or two flying insects. Spiders. 
Lost and Found
Lost and Found: Found a knitted hat blue with strips (Huskies). Left it at the parking lot Mt. Clinton Rd. 
Comments: Crawford Path, Webster Clift Trail, Webster Cliff Trail to #302 (Saco Lake)

It was a solo two-day trip starting at the Mt. Clinton Road parking lot on April 13. Slept at the Naumann Tentsite. No one else at the campsite. A crew was busy repairing the Mizpah Hut. Most tent platforms were covered or semi covered by at least 1/2 foot of snow. Beautiful night, not very cold. Did the whole trip bare-boot with few problems. I saw only one person with snowshoes coming down Crawford Path, most others (not many) with micro-spikes or bare-boot. I could have used snowshoes on parts of the Webster Cliff Trail going down but did fine without them. I had to stop and think the climb from the stream after crossing the Silver Cascade (the stream required a bit of a jump!). The climb, not very much, was covered with ice and difficult.  
Name: Ricardo 
Date Submitted
Date Submitted: 2021-04-15 
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