|Hiking Trail Conditions Report|
||Carter Ledge, Middle Sister, NH|
||Piper Trail, Nickerson Ledge Trail, Carter Ledge Trail, Middle Sister Trail|
|Date of Hike:
||Tuesday, May 10, 2016|
|Parking/Access Road Notes:
||Dry Trail, Wet Trail, Wet/Slippery Rock, Mud - Minor/Avoidable |
|Water Crossing Notes:
||All crossings are bridged |
|Trail Maintenance Notes:
||The upper ledges of the Piper as well as the section of the Middle Sister Trail between Middle Sister and Piper junction could use some fresh yellow blazes.
One good size blowdown on Piper. |
||Bugs were out, but not biting. |
|Lost and Found:
||After turning R when leaving the kiosk, keep to the R at the muddy section about 5 minutes down the trail. If you don't you will find yourself on another trail/road that runs thru the area. |
They should rename the Carter Ledge Trail the Endless Ledge Trail. It's pretty rugged and relentless, but very scenic. A few of the ledges require great care (foot and hand placement) and would be pretty dangerous if wet. The WMG is not exaggerating in it's description.
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.