Hiking Trail Conditions Report
Peaks Mt. Whiteface, NH
Trails: Blueberry Ledge Trail, Rollins Trail, Dicey's Mill Trail
Date of Hike
Date of Hike: Saturday, June 5, 2021
Parking/Access Road Notes
Parking/Access Road Notes: The parking lot on Ferncroft road is small and fills up quickly. Roadside parking is no longer allowed, so you have to park in the lot. 
Surface Conditions
Surface Conditions: Dry Trail, Wet Trail, Wet/Slippery Rock, Mud - Minor/Avoidable 
Recommended Equipment
Recommended Equipment:  
Water Crossing Notes
Water Crossing Notes: The only water crossing was very easy. There is a fallen tree that bridges across the brook, but it is not the easiest brook to rock hop. 
Trail Maintenance Notes
Trail Maintenance Notes: There were 2 major blowdowns on Blueberry Ledge Trail, and 1-2 minor blowdowns on Rollins and Dicey's Mill. 
Dog-Related Notes
Dog-Related Notes:  
Bugs: The black flies and mosquitos were unrelenting, no amount of bug spray stopped them. There were some deer flies, but they did not really bother me. 
Lost and Found
Lost and Found:  
Comments: Hot day for a hike! Climbing Whiteface was a lot steeper than I remember from 2014. I completed this hike in 6.5 hours. Working on red lining, so I was able to cross Rollins trail off. Since I've already done Passaconaway, I decided not to go to summit. One important note is that the USGS marks the summit with a plaque on the false summit right above the ledges. True summit is about another .4 miles along the trail and is marked with a small cairn. There is no open area, view, or a widening in the trail. If you thought you already reached summit, you wouldn't even think the cairn was marking anything.  
Name: Mountain goat 
Date Submitted
Date Submitted: 2021-06-05 
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