Hiking Trail Conditions Report
Peaks Carter Dome, South Carter, Middle Carter, NH
Trails: Nineteen Mile Brook Trail, Carter Dome Trail, Carter Moriah Trail, North Carter Trail, Imp Trail, bushwhack
Date of Hike
Date of Hike: Tuesday, February 28, 2023
Parking/Access Road Notes
Parking/Access Road Notes: We were the 3rd car in the plowed 19MB PL 8:45AM 
Surface Conditions
Surface Conditions: Snow - Packed Powder/Loose Granular, Snow - Unpacked Powder 
Recommended Equipment
Recommended Equipment: Snowshoes 
Water Crossing Notes
Water Crossing Notes: No issues, but was a bit surprised that there were wet seeps in the trail here and there, in mid-February. 
Trail Maintenance Notes
Trail Maintenance Notes:  
Dog-Related Notes
Dog-Related Notes:  
Lost and Found
Lost and Found:  
Comments: 19MB, CD, C-M, NC, Imp, bhushwhack

A beautiful day in the mountains. Rick and I wore snowshoes for the entire hike, and the four hikers that we met on the trail were also wearing snowshoes. Trail was well packed, with a nice snowshoe trench and hardly any post holing, until we reached Middle Carter, then the stretch of C-M trail from there to NC trail was post holed and drifted over (at which point there were some faint tracks heading toward NC). There, coming down NC and Imp trails, which did have a packed snowshoe track, there were also a number of occasional, lone post holes, which were quite deep, and needed continual watching for to avoid--the edge of my snowshoe collapsed into one, for a near fall.  
Name: RonK 
Date Submitted
Date Submitted: 2023-02-28 
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