Hiking Trail Conditions Report
Peaks Mt. Passaconaway, Mt. Whiteface, NH
Trails: Dicey’s Mill Trail, Rollins Trail
Date of Hike
Date of Hike: Friday, April 22, 2022
Parking/Access Road Notes
Parking/Access Road Notes: Parked at Ferncroft. There are some potholes on the last 6/10ths of a mile of that dirt road as well as when turning into the lot. Be aware.  
Surface Conditions
Surface Conditions: Dry Trail, Wet Trail, Mud - Minor/Avoidable, Snow - Wet/Sticky, Snow - Spring Snow, Slush 
Recommended Equipment
Recommended Equipment: Light Traction 
Water Crossing Notes
Water Crossing Notes: Wonalancet crossing not an issue. Rock hop or log. Your choice.  
Trail Maintenance Notes
Trail Maintenance Notes: Couple of blowdowns on Dicey’s - straddle overs for me/short girl. 
Dog-Related Notes
Dog-Related Notes: Just one misfit barky one (mine) but she was muzzled and leashed. Except when descending the Passaconaway scrambly section where she was annoying to a mom and her kid. Thank you for being good-natured!! 
Bugs: Mosquitoes and snow fleas.  
Lost and Found
Lost and Found: n/a 
Comments: Bare ground ascending Dicey’s until about 2900 feet (3-4 tenths of a mile before Rollins junction). Snow coverage became consistent and traction worthy from there. Wore my Hillsound’s beater spikes from 2900 all the way to Passaconaway summit and back down then over to Whiteface summit. I did and out and back via Dicey’s so removed traction around that 2900 foot elevation on the descent. Packed snow under about an inch of slushy snow. Slightly more slushy stuff within about 2/10ths of the Passaconaway summit. Minimal ice flows here and there but with sticky snow on top.  
Name: thegingerhiker 
Date Submitted
Date Submitted: 2022-04-22 
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