|Hiking Trail Conditions Report|
||Mt. Ascutney, VT|
||Bicentennial Trail, Weathersfield Trail|
|Date of Hike:
||Thursday, April 16, 2020|
|Parking/Access Road Notes:
||Wet Trail, Ice - Blue, Ice - Breakable Crust, Snow/Ice - Frozen Granular, Leaves - Significant/Slippery, Snow/Ice - Postholes |
||Light Traction |
|Water Crossing Notes:
||streams are high after Monday's rain |
|Trail Maintenance Notes:
||one blowdown too big for our saw near top of Bicentennial, can kneel under it |
||when you pet a stranger's dog you're petting everyone who petted that dog since its last bath |
|Lost and Found:
||green NH water bottle with straw at top of Cascade Falls; hope it belonged to the guy above us ||
||up Bicentennial, down Weathersfield|
State Trooper's SUV parked at Windsor TH. Hope it was just someone with a minor injury being escorted down. North side of Ascutney REQUIRES MicroSpikes or Hillsounds.
Trails are officially closed for mud season, so please go when it's cold and frozen to avoid damaging them.
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.