Hiking Trail Conditions Report
Peaks Slide Peak, North Isolation, Mt. Isolation, NH
Trails: Glen Boulder Trail, Davis Path, bushwhack, Isolation Spur, Isolation Trail, Rocky Branch Trail
Date of Hike
Date of Hike: Saturday, May 29, 2021
Parking/Access Road Notes
Parking/Access Road Notes: Parked at Glen Ellis with car spot at Rocky Branch. Glen Ellis parking was busy, but spots available at 7 AM and again on our return later in the day. Rocky Branch plenty of parking available.  
Surface Conditions
Surface Conditions: Dry Trail, Wet Trail, Standing/Running Water on Trail, Mud - Minor/Avoidable, Mud - Significant, Snow/Ice - Small Patches 
Recommended Equipment
Recommended Equipment:  
Water Crossing Notes
Water Crossing Notes: All rock hoppable...we used the short BW to avoid the 2nd/3rd crossings, so only had to do 3 in total. 
Trail Maintenance Notes
Trail Maintenance Notes: This is for Andrew the trail maintainer we met on GB Trail - the blowdown you were asking about is about 1.25 miles in, just below the the rock scramble section. It's a small one. Thank you for all your work on the GB was in great shape! 
Dog-Related Notes
Dog-Related Notes:  
Bugs: They're out there, but the cool temps and wind kept bugs away for us - not an issue today. 
Lost and Found
Lost and Found: Someones very detailed hike "cheat sheet" with mileage/times...left it at the TH sign at RB. 
Comments: Weather held out for the trip to Iso / No Iso. Cool temps and a breeze made for good hiking weather, although a bit chilly up above treeline. Some stiff winds ascending from the Boulder up to the Davis Path junction made us pick up our pace a bit, especially on and above Slide Peak. Alpine flowers are out and always a treat to see. Saw a few snowflakes in the air around the Boulder, but then the clouds cleared for us and we got some great views ascending up to Davis Path junction. No spikes needed today with only a few very small snow patches left once back in the trees heading down Davis Path toward Iso; the usual wetness / mud on the last stretch heading up to Iso proper and on again on RB, most of which was avoidable by using the rotting log bridges, rocks, etc. A good day in the mountains!  
Name: Red 
Date Submitted
Date Submitted: 2021-05-30 
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