Hiking Trail Conditions Report
Peaks Mt. Whiteface, Mt. Passaconaway, NH
Trails: Dicey's Mill Trail, Rollins Trail
Date of Hike
Date of Hike: Tuesday, March 15, 2022
Parking/Access Road Notes
Parking/Access Road Notes: Parked at Ferncroft lot. Plowed with plenty of room for parking.  
Surface Conditions
Surface Conditions: Snow - Trace/Minimal Depth, Ice - Blue, Snow - Packed Powder/Loose Granular, Snow - Unpacked Powder, Snow - Drifts, Mud - Minor/Avoidable, Snow - Wet/Sticky, Snow/Ice - Postholes, Slush 
Recommended Equipment
Recommended Equipment: Snowshoes, Light Traction 
Water Crossing Notes
Water Crossing Notes: One major water crossing. Had log that was easy to walk across to get to the other side.  
Trail Maintenance Notes
Trail Maintenance Notes: There were some step overs and duck unders. There were a few trees down that required walking around.  
Dog-Related Notes
Dog-Related Notes:  
Bugs: Walked through a spider web. Ugh. 
Lost and Found
Lost and Found:  
Comments: Went out and back from Dicey's Mill Trail. Didn't want to chance doing Blueberry Ledges by myself. There were a few other people out today that did go up that way though. From parking lot barefooted down road to start of trail. Put my snowshoes on at start of trail, but spikes really would be the best choice until after the water crossing. I just preferred to have my snowshoes on my feet and not on my back. Up higher there was a mix of ice, packed snow, and snow drifts. Other people out today were wearing crampons and thus made the trail rough going in spots. Tried to smooth it out the best I could. As temps started to warm through out the day the trail did get more sticky and slushy, but the trail underneath still felt pretty firm. Of course this could change with more warmer temps.  
Name: Jennie 
Date Submitted
Date Submitted: 2022-03-15 
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