NewEnglandTrailConditions.com
NewEnglandTrailConditions.com:
MA
|
ME
|
NH
|
RI/CT
|
VT
|
Ski
Hiking Trail Conditions Report
Peaks
Peaks South Carter, Middle Carter, Carter Dome, Wildcat A, Wildcat B, Wildcat C, Wildcat D, NH
Trails
Trails: Nineteen Mile Brook Trail, Carter Dome Trail, Carter-Moriah Trail, Wildcat Ridge Trail, Polecat ski trail, Catnap ski trail
Date of Hike
Date of Hike: Wednesday, August 22, 2012
Parking/Access Road Notes
Parking/Access Road Notes: Locked bike to a metal post at gate to access road about 0.5 mile north of Wildcat Ski Area. Scored last parking space at 19-Mile Brook trailhead. 
Surface Conditions
Surface Conditions: Dry Trail, Wet Trail, Wet/Slippery Rock, Mud - Minor/Avoidable 
Recommended Equipment
Recommended Equipment:  
Water Crossing Notes
Water Crossing Notes: No problemo 
Trail Maintenance Notes
Trail Maintenance Notes: All in good shape, although a short section of Carter-Moriah Trail needs brushing, as does the section of Wildcat Ridge Trail between B Peak and the southernmost col north side of D Peak. Lots of excellent recent brushing and tread work on WRT from 19-Mile Brook Trail to A Peak. Polecat and Catnap ski trails in good shape with spray painted arrows on ground and signs still up for recent Wildman duathalon run up mountain. 
Dog-Related Notes
Dog-Related Notes: Lots out on the trails, paying no heed to mud spots. 
Bugs
Bugs: Not a problem with return of cooler temperatures 
Lost and Found
Lost and Found: Someone left following items at Zeta Pass: black knee brace, black Darth Vader disco shorts, and lots of candy wrappers (I removed the latter). 
 
Comments
Comments: Great day to be out. Saw one of the "Wednesday" groups cruising north on South Carter and lots of NOBOs and SOBOs.  
Name
Name: Formerly known as Dr. D. 
E-Mail
E-Mail:  
Date Submitted
Date Submitted: 2012-08-24 
Link
Link: https:// 
Bookmark and Share Disclaimer: Reports are not verified - conditions may vary. Use at own risk. Always be prepared when hiking. Observe all signs. Trail conditions reports are not substitutes for weather reports or common sense.

Copyright 2009-2019, All Rights Reserved