Hiking Trail Conditions Report
Peaks Wildcat A, Wildcat B, Wildcat C, Wildcat D, NH
Trails: Nineteen Mile Brook Trail, Wildcat Ridge Trail, ski trails
Date of Hike
Date of Hike: Monday, May 3, 2021
Parking/Access Road Notes
Parking/Access Road Notes: Spotted car at Wildcat Ski Area, 1st car there and at 18 MBT. About 4 cars at each on return  
Surface Conditions
Surface Conditions: Dry Trail, Snow - Trace/Minimal Depth, Wet Trail, Wet/Slippery Rock, Standing/Running Water on Trail, Snow/Ice - Frozen Granular, Mud - Minor/Avoidable, Snow/Ice - Monorail (Stable), Snow - Spring Snow, Slush, Snow/Ice - Small Patches 
Recommended Equipment
Recommended Equipment: Snowshoes 
Water Crossing Notes
Water Crossing Notes: no issues 
Trail Maintenance Notes
Trail Maintenance Notes: A couple duck unders on 19 MBT, The 2nd log bridge on 19 MBT needs some love, a duck under or 2 on WRT. 
Dog-Related Notes
Dog-Related Notes: saw none 
Bugs: none flying, could be a lot of snow fleas but didnt get that close to confirm. broke out some spider webs. 
Lost and Found
Lost and Found: Found a black 3 piece trekking pole on Pole Cat. will post in Lost and Found in the White Mountains 
Comments: bare dry and wet ground with up to within 0.5 of WRT. Trace ice and monorail from there to WRT. Put on spikes at WRT for the ascent, across the ridge, and took them off descending below the tower on D. Firm snowpack and monorail all across WRT. No posthole issues as long as you stay on the track. Some deep snow left up to 2-3 feet across the ridge. Overcast all day with spitting precipitation starting on the tower at D. Beat the forecast rain. Between the 2 of us, we turned these to 3 - 11s and 1 - 12. Saw 4 others starting just below D and heading up Polecat. One other recognized Aspiring Gridder.  
Name: Mark 
Date Submitted
Date Submitted: 2021-05-05 
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