|Hiking Trail Conditions Report|
||Gile Mountain, VT|
||Gile Mountain Tower Trail|
|Date of Hike:
||Saturday, February 3, 2018|
|Parking/Access Road Notes:
||Plowed, but narrow. |
||Ice - Blue, Snow - Unpacked Powder, Snow/Ice - Frozen Granular |
||Light Traction |
|Water Crossing Notes:
|Trail Maintenance Notes:
||One widowmaker (chainsaw size) just above the transmission line crossing. |
|Lost and Found:
||About half an inch to an inch of powder from Thursday on top of a frozen granular and occasional blue ice base. Due to the blue ice, light traction is a good idea. Fire tower steps not icy.|
About six inches of snowpack in the woods with a crust firm enough to support boots at below freezing temperatures. Nice sunrise jog, though a bit chilly.
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.