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Hiking Trail Conditions Report
Peaks
Peaks Mt. Cardigan (attempt), NH
Trails
Trails: Manning Trail, Holt Trail
Date of Hike
Date of Hike: Sunday, March 12, 2017
Parking/Access Road Notes
Parking/Access Road Notes: Parking lot clear at AMC Cardigan Lodge 
Surface Conditions
Surface Conditions: Ice - Blue, Snow - Packed Powder/Loose Granular, Snow/Ice - Frozen Granular, Snow/Ice - Small Patches 
Recommended Equipment
Recommended Equipment: Traction, Ice Axe 
Water Crossing Notes
Water Crossing Notes: All frozen 
Trail Maintenance Notes
Trail Maintenance Notes: Very difficult to follow above tree line 
Dog-Related Notes
Dog-Related Notes: N/A 
Bugs
Bugs: Nope 
Lost and Found
Lost and Found:  
 
Comments
Comments: Took Holt up, brought rope and alpine rack just in case. Turned out to be the smart play. 100ft below the summit was not passable and had to down climb and rappel to get below trees again. Great hike, but scrambles req'd extra gear.  
Name
Name: FJ 
E-Mail
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Date Submitted
Date Submitted: 2017-03-13 
Link
Link: http:// 
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